What Does It Mean When I Have A Sharp Pain In My Upper Right Chest?

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Sharp Chest Pain: What it Means and When You Should See the Doctor

Chest pain afflicts people of all ages.  It doesn’t make a distinction based on demographics or social position.  Having chest pain can unnerve a person. 

The fear is that a heart blockage could be lurking around the corner, a blockage that could be the “big one”- the one that stops a person in their tracks.

As a cardiologist I see people of all ages who develop chest pain.  Chest pains come in many sizes and shapes.  They might be experienced as fullness, heaviness, an aching, a...

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