Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
160 Doctors are Online

Light headedness, chest heaviness on doing physical activity. EKG, X-ray normal. Causes?

Hi I m 30 years old dont smoke or drink not over weight but lately I ve been having this strange feeling come over me. I ve been feeling a Lil light headed my chest feels slightly heavy I mainly get this feeling when I m walking very fast or doing any activity that requires me to move, or lift alot. I went to the e.r. The doc did blood work, X-ray , EKG , heart enzyme test.. Etc. everything came back negative only test left to do is a stress test. What can be the issues?
Asked On : Thu, 24 Jan 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  30
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Lab Tests
Emergency Medicine Specialist 's  Response
thanks for your query
as per symptoms you described you may may have angina.for confirmation you have to go for stress test

Angina is a type of chest discomfort caused by poor blood flow through the blood vessels (coronary vessels) of the heart muscle

there are two types of angina
1) stable angina where the chest pain or other symptom only occurs with a certain amount of activity or stress

2) Unstable angina is chest pain that is sudden and often gets worse over time. You may be developing unstable angina if the chest pain
i think this information give your answer

Answered: Fri, 25 Jan 2013
I find this answer helpful

1 Doctor agrees with this answer

Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor