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Have pinched nerve. Feeling pain on upper chest. EKG and a stress test done. Should I go for neurologist advice?

My PCP told me that I have a pinched nerve. Now, I ve been feeling this pin prick pain on the upper left part of my chest . It will come and go. I had an EKG and a stress test last March. Everything came back normal. My PCP requested to see a neurologist but the insurance denied it. What could this be? What should I do?
Asked On : Mon, 16 Jul 2012
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Dear friend, if heart work-up is normal, your description fits neuralgic pain, and as advised it is better to see a neurologist.

simple pain killers do not solve the problem.
Answered: Tue, 17 Jul 2012
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