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What can be the causes for a bounding pulse and a recurrent shortness of breath along with constant chest pain.

Chest pain and dyspn. Shortness of breath (SOB) and chest pain with a bounding pulse (forceful palpitation) should get some further evaluation. Given your young age, it is likely benign, but should get an exam to evaluate. Constant chest pain is less likely to be heart related. Consider seeing a cardiologist or primary care physician for further evaluation. Severely worsened symptoms may warrant more urgent evaluation. Read more...

Can anxiety cause constant shortness of breath for over a week and pain in chest and rib?

Yes. Yes, anxiety can cause both shortness of breath and chest discomfort.However, before attributing those symptoms to anxiety, your physician should take a thorough history,perform a complete physical examination and order appropriate tests to rule out cardiac or pulmonary causes of your symptoms. Referrals to cardiologist and pulmonologist may be advised. Read more...