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Are the symptoms of heart attack different in men versus women?
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Dr. John Szawaluk
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Women often present with atypical symptoms such as fatigue, r weakness, nausea, and not the classic symptoms of chest pain / tightness or shortness of breath.
Arm pain etc. It is important to seek medical attention for these type of symptoms.

In brief: Yes
Women often present with atypical symptoms such as fatigue, r weakness, nausea, and not the classic symptoms of chest pain / tightness or shortness of breath.
Arm pain etc. It is important to seek medical attention for these type of symptoms.
Dr. John Szawaluk
Dr. John Szawaluk
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Dr. Eric Toloza
Surgery - Thoracic
In brief: Sometimes
Some women have symptoms that are more subtle or are somewhat different than those in men .
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In brief: Sometimes
Some women have symptoms that are more subtle or are somewhat different than those in men .
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Dr. Eric Toloza
Dr. Eric Toloza
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