• Shan Shan
    February 09, 2010
    Burning sensation near heart. Is it a one of the sypmtoms of heart attack
    Shan Shan
    February 09, 2010

    I have a burning sensation around heart and go around towards back shoulder

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  • MonicaRD
    Health Pro
    February 10, 2010
    MonicaRD
    Health Pro
    February 10, 2010

    Hi Shan,

     

    Pain in or around the heart that radiates to the shoulders or back is a symptom of a heart attack. 

     

    Symptoms of a heart attack

     

    If you are having this sort of pain, I encourage you to see your physician or go to the emergency room to rule out a heart attack vs muscular pain or lung issues.

     

    Best of luck,

    Monica M. Skidmore, MS, RD, LDN


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