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Q: Chest pain with fast heart rate

Experienced chest pain with unsual (fast) heart beat followed by elevated pulse.  There was numbness or pain in my arms, shoulder or neck. The pain has subsided but I am still a bit concern as to what may have generated the symptoms, and am also curious to know whether it was some form of heart attack etc.

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Lisa Nelson, Health Pro
11/10/09 9:57pm

Hi Paulette,


I recommend you contact your physician ASAP.


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All the best,

Lisa Nelson RD

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