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Does relief of chest pain with nitroglycerin mean coronary artery disease?
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Not necessarily
Esophageal spasm can respond to nitroglycerine.

In brief: Not necessarily
Esophageal spasm can respond to nitroglycerine.
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Dr. Charles Jost
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: No
No, it is non-specific.
Chest pain from gi, gastrointestinal, conditions is also relieved with nitroglycerine at times. For example, esophageal spasm. If you are experiencing this pain, you must seek medical attention to evaluate your situation.

In brief: No
No, it is non-specific.
Chest pain from gi, gastrointestinal, conditions is also relieved with nitroglycerine at times. For example, esophageal spasm. If you are experiencing this pain, you must seek medical attention to evaluate your situation.
Dr. Charles Jost
Dr. Charles Jost
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