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Could a pinched nerve have same symptoms as a heart attack?

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Dr. Yoshihiro Yamamoto
Neurosurgery
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Pinched nerve can cause left arm pain, which can be confused as a heart attack.
On the other hand, heart attack can be mis-interpreted as pinched nerve. Please consult your doctor, if you have question.

In brief: Yes

Pinched nerve can cause left arm pain, which can be confused as a heart attack.
On the other hand, heart attack can be mis-interpreted as pinched nerve. Please consult your doctor, if you have question.
Dr. Yoshihiro Yamamoto
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Dr. Pankaj Kulshrestha
Surgery - Thoracic

In brief: Pinched Nerve

Yes. The nerve pain can radiate along the arm similar to heart attack.

In brief: Pinched Nerve

Yes. The nerve pain can radiate along the arm similar to heart attack.
Dr. Pankaj Kulshrestha
Dr. Pankaj Kulshrestha
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