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Recurring mild chest pain, shortness of breath. Should I see a doctor?

ive had chest pain this morning center squeezing like pain not severe for several minutes hard to breathe and then goes away i fell back asleep only to wake up with it back again i had a shower and was getting ready to see the doc at hospital but the pain is gone not completely but i feel a great deal better now. what should i do go see a doc or ignore it as nothing
Asked On : Mon, 11 Jun 2012
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Pulmonologist 's  Response
thank u for ur enquery
squeezing chest pain which is recurrent disturbing ur life is a matter of concern.
one qn needed to be answered this pain occuring for the first time????????
you need to consult doctor
u need to have an urgent ECG.... if it is normal then ofcourse the stress test...which can reveal an underlying ischemic heart disease...and with the ECG u also have to go for an chest x-ray (PA view).
except these i also advice u also to go for routine blood investigations along with the lipid profile
sometimes GERD may cause some type of chest pain ...take pantoprazole 40 mg daily for 2 wks.

u do consult ur doctors and will undergo those investigations...these will releive ur anxiety and if there is something it ll be detected
thank u
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General & Family Physician Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta's  Response
The squeezing pain in chest for few minutes and that too in the morning time always give suspicion of heart pain and could be MI.
You must definitely go to the doctor and get the cardiac clearance from him.
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