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Does pulmonary edema ever feel like chest pain?
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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Shortness of breath is more common, but chest pressure and pain are not unusual.

In brief: Yes
Shortness of breath is more common, but chest pressure and pain are not unusual.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
In brief: It could
Pulmonary edema patients can feel a smothering sensation more than a chest pain.
However CP can also occur.

In brief: It could
Pulmonary edema patients can feel a smothering sensation more than a chest pain.
However CP can also occur.
Dr. Gutti Rao
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