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Acid reflux, chest pain, shooting pain in left arm pit, tender breasts. Heart condition?

Hello I am 36 years old male I suffer with acid reflux which from time to time can cause chest pain But for the last 2 days I have been getting shooting pain in my left armpit region along with tenderness in my left breast area The pain comes and goes but it make me feel very anxious Do you think I need to see a cardiologist?
Asked On : Thu, 11 Oct 2012
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The pain you experience mainly seems to be of the acid reflux. the chest pain due heart is never tender by palpation. it also occurs due to anxiety and along with heart pain there are other symptoms like shortness of breath. A baseline ECG is suggested and if comes normal then the pain most probably is due to anxiety as in this age the heart pain in uncommon

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