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What are the causes of chest pain?
12 doctors weighed in

Dr. Christopher Quinn
Emergency Medicine
8 doctors agree
In brief: Many
There are numerous causes of chest pain including: trauma, heart attack, pulmonary embolism, aortic dissection, pneumonia, pleurisy, shingles, muscle spasms, coughing, costochondritis- just to name a few.
It's important to see your doctor or go the er if you develop chest pain.

In brief: Many
There are numerous causes of chest pain including: trauma, heart attack, pulmonary embolism, aortic dissection, pneumonia, pleurisy, shingles, muscle spasms, coughing, costochondritis- just to name a few.
It's important to see your doctor or go the er if you develop chest pain.
Dr. Christopher Quinn
Dr. Christopher Quinn
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
1 doctor agrees
In brief: CP
CP can be due to heart attack, angina, pleurisy, pneumonia, gall bladder disease, esophageal spasm, aneurysm, pulmonary embolus, costochondritis etc.

In brief: CP
CP can be due to heart attack, angina, pleurisy, pneumonia, gall bladder disease, esophageal spasm, aneurysm, pulmonary embolus, costochondritis etc.
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao
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Dr. Stephen Pool
Emergency Medicine
In brief: Chest Pain -See Doc?
When to see a doctor? How do you know when you need medical help for chest pain? It's not always easy to tell.
Helpful simple quiz: http://edition.cnn.com/HEALTH/help.at.home/chest.pain/content.html

In brief: Chest Pain -See Doc?
When to see a doctor? How do you know when you need medical help for chest pain? It's not always easy to tell.
Helpful simple quiz: http://edition.cnn.com/HEALTH/help.at.home/chest.pain/content.html
Dr. Stephen Pool
Dr. Stephen Pool
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