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Posted on Fri, 3 Jun 2016 in Hypertension and Heart Disease
Question: 27 yr old male c/o chest pain with exercise and s.o.b goes down his Rt arm. resting ECG negative. additional testing suggested? Labs? Stress ECG?
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Answered by Dr. Anantharamakrishnan 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Yes, get investigated

Detailed Answer:
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Yes, It is most likely muscle pain – strain or spasm of chest wall muscles or neck, from posture, even anxiety…      
Yet, get further tests done – not urgent, but to conclude / not to rule in but to rule out     
Relation to exercise and SoB is an indication for further investigation … A stress ECG and ECHOcardiography, an-ray chest and Lung Function test (PFT) can exclude most problem related to the lung or heart…
If nothing is found (most likely), it reassures…

Good luck
God bless you
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