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Sunday, January 24, 2010 lefty555, Community Member, asks

Q: what cause an electric shock type of pain in the upper left chest and shoulder

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MonicaRD, Health Pro
1/25/10 3:44pm

Hi Lefty555,

 

The symptoms you are describing can be associated with a heart attack.

 

Symptoms of a heart attack

 

If you suspect that you are having a heart attack, I would go to the emergency room immediately.

 

Best of luck,

Monica M. Skidmore, MS, RD, LDN

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By lefty555, Community Member— Last Modified: 12/25/10, First Published: 01/24/10