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Tuesday, September 08, 2009 Beth, Community Member, asks

Q: what does chest pain between the breasts mean?

I have chest pain between my breasts.  not needle sharp, sometimes lasting 2 or so minutes, will go away but sometimes not completly, then come back.  had a single episode last night, now again today, starting about 10 minutes ago.  Under the usual stress, Marraige, money, work.  I am fighting a cough, but when the pain occurs, I am not coughing.



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Lisa Nelson, Health Pro
9/ 9/09 3:30pm

Hi Beth,


I recommend you contact your physician for an evaluation.  Chest pain is never something to "play around" with.


Here is a link to information on the signs/symptoms of a heart attack:




All the best,

Lisa Nelson RD

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