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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi ยก, i have been having pain in my chest just below my left arm pit ever since a chest infection back in November 2009. The pain comes and goes but today it is at its worst. Please help
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   Can you describe the nature of the pain?
Doctor :   May I know your age and gender?
User :   most of the time it is a heavy ache
User :   but today it fells like stabbing pains
Doctor :   May I know your age and gender?
User :   f 33
Doctor :   Do you have pain radiating to the back or to the left side of the limbs?
User :   no
Doctor :   Do you have breathing difficulties?
User :   no
Doctor :   Do you have nausea/vomiting?
User :   i dont have any other symptoms
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   The symptoms of the pain appear to be infavour of a non cardiac pain.
Doctor :   However, I would suggest you to get an ECG to confirm the same.
Doctor :   Have you followed?
User :   yes
User :   thankyou for your time
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