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Chest pain, burning sensation in breast bone - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hello I have a question about chest pain?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.

User :   I have had ongoing pain for about 4 years. I am 20 years old and the lst doctor told me I was to young and the odds were slim.
User :   ok hold on I will
User :   female . new mother . single well getting married soon.....:). 5 feet 115 pounds
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   where is the pain exactly?
User :   well right in the middle I suppose I can take deep breaths but I feel my chest tighten at times through out the day
Doctor :   is there any burning sensation right behind the breast bone?
User :   kinda like if you were to put your right hand over your heart the when you say the pledge right in that area
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any burning sensation?
User :   no sometimes sharp pains but usually I only get that once or twice a month

Doctor :   please calculate your bmi with this link WWW.WWWW.WW User :   ok one minute

User :   3329 is what is said what does that mean

Doctor :   33.29?
Doctor :   have you given your weight in kgs and height in cms?
User :   yes I suppose there is no point on the page but I assume there was supposed to be

User :   no
User :   pounds inches
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you overweight?
User :   well am I

User :   I have never been told that
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you wear tight clothes?
User :   I would say if I wear a size 4 then if I were over weight the world would be VERY over weight
User :   nope
User :   sometimes I am 20 lol
Doctor :   ok
User :   so go figure young ppl so
User :   do is that a problem
Doctor :   the thing is being overweight and wearing tight clothes
User :   is that the reason
Doctor :   can sometimes lead to chest pain thats why
User :   so are you saying I am overweight
Doctor :   no i am asking you
User :   well you are the doctor
User :   I am asking you
User :   I am 5 feet tall a I am 115 ounds
Doctor :   give me a sec
User :   pounds
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you are 52 kgs
Doctor :   that is appropriate
Doctor :   you are not overweight
User :   well shewww thats GOOD
Doctor :   do you feel anxious or nervous any time?
User :   so what is my problem then
Doctor :   so you have good sleep?
User :   well sometimes and as for good sleep I am up and its 1:30 am
Doctor :   do you have good sleep?

Doctor :   ok
User :   well when I sleep I sleep for 8-9 hours

Doctor :   do you have any cough, fever,
Doctor :   fatigue,
User :   no i dont havent in a year or more
User :   no

Doctor :   shortness of breath?
Doctor :   have you gotten your haemoglobin tested recently?
User :   no

Doctor :   ok
User :   i mean yes I do have
User :   shortness
Doctor :   i suggest that you get it tested once
Doctor :   have you gotten an ecg done?
User :   and no I havent gotten it tested
User :   EGC?
Doctor :   yes
User :   ECG?
Doctor :   ECG
User :   well whats that
Doctor :   Electrocardiogram
Doctor :   thats done in a hospital
User :   hmmmm... I have not
User :   should I
Doctor :   it can make out if you have any heart problem
User :   well thank you for your time

User :   I will have this done
Doctor :   also get your
User :   ?

Doctor :   thyroid profile done
User :   ok
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User :   thanks
User :   night
Doctor :   pls confirm your details
User :   YES

User :   correct
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done

Doctor :  

Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
Doctor :   are you there Amanda?
User :   yes

User :   thanks
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?

User :   no thanku
User :   yes
Doctor :   you are welcome
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   bye
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