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pain in left arm and left heart side what happened

By Anonymous November 5, 2014 - 7:54am
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Hello Anonymous,

If you are currently experiencing pain on the left side of your chest and left arm, please seek immediate medical attention. You may be having a heart attack.

Waring signs of a heart attack include:

Most heart attacks involve discomfort in the center of the chest that lasts more than a few minutes, or that goes away and comes back. It can feel like uncomfortable pressure, squeezing, fullness or pain.

Discomfort in other areas of the upper body. Symptoms can include pain or discomfort in one or both arms, the back, neck, jaw or stomach.

Shortness of breath with or without chest discomfort.

Other signs may include breaking out in a cold sweat, nausea or lightheadedness.

But women are somewhat more likely than men to experience some of the other common symptoms, particularly shortness of breath, nausea/vomiting, and back or jaw pain.


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