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Is it possible for a teenager to have a heart attack if they are healthy?

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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
5 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Extremely rare. More likely to happen if taking cocaine.

In brief: Yes

Extremely rare. More likely to happen if taking cocaine.
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Dr. Carlo Hatem
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Dr. Theodore Caspe
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Heart attack

Yes it is possible.
There are cases of perfectly healthy and normal athletes that are in their teens that die from heart attacks but is not common.

In brief: Heart attack

Yes it is possible.
There are cases of perfectly healthy and normal athletes that are in their teens that die from heart attacks but is not common.
Dr. Theodore Caspe
Dr. Theodore Caspe
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