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Dr -- 1. for the last few days I have

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Dr. Bhanu Partap


Practicing since :2010

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Posted on Wed, 27 Feb 2019 in Hypertension and Heart Disease
Question: Dr --

1. for the last few days I have been experiencing [what feels like] a muscle spasm on the right side of my chest - on the side of my breast

2. it last 3-5 seconds then goes away. I usually experience this about 10 times a day

3. do you have any suggestions?
Answered by Dr. Bhanu Partap 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Doesn’t look like cardiac

Detailed Answer:

I've gone through the medical details,
I can understand your concern,

I would like to tell you that as per the sentence detailed by you it doesn’t seem to be a cardiac issue but still to be on the safer side and to rule out any underlying cardiac issues it’s advisable that you should get the basic cardiac evaluation done which includes:

1. 12 lead ECG
2. 2D Echocardiography
3. Treadmill Test

Kindly consult with your primary doctor and get these tests done.

Hope to have been helpful.

Kind Regards
Dr Bhanu
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