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If your chest hurts how can you tell if its a heart attack?
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Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Cannot be sure
Great question but no conclusive answer. An acute unknown chest pain lasting more than 5 minutes needs emergency medical help.
If it is a heart attack it can be treated if you are seen right away. More the delay more damage to the heart.

In brief: Cannot be sure
Great question but no conclusive answer. An acute unknown chest pain lasting more than 5 minutes needs emergency medical help.
If it is a heart attack it can be treated if you are seen right away. More the delay more damage to the heart.
Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
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Dr. Chris Hawley
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Heart attacks
The only way to know for sure is to have this evaluated asap by a physician, EKG and labs.

In brief: Heart attacks
The only way to know for sure is to have this evaluated asap by a physician, EKG and labs.
Dr. Chris Hawley
Dr. Chris Hawley
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