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26 year old with pain in the chest and neck. Slow and skipping heart beat. What is happening?

hi, since this morning i have been having niggling pains in my neck and chest . I can breathe ok but my chest feels tight around the sturnum and above. The pain dosnt get severe but it wont go away, trying to walk around town today i felt faint and like i was going to be sick. it feels like my heart beat is too slow and is skipping, i dont know this for definate but that what it feels like. I am a 26 yr old female
Asked On : Sat, 17 Nov 2012
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Hi Taeger
Welcome to healthcare Magic!
One important suggestion for you is that you should get a medical attention as soon as possible and get investigated. You should get a CBC, RFT, ECHO, ECG, xray chest stat.
There are many serious differential diagnoses possible including pneumonia, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, cardiac arrhythmias, valvular disorders.
It can be a manifestation of excessive anxiety as well but the serious possibilities must be ruled out first.
Wish you a great health!
Answered: Sat, 17 Nov 2012
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