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Do I have anxiety or a heart problem ?

do I have anxiety or do i have a heart problem? okay where do i begin. I have been to the hospital about 30 times in the last 3 months. My chest gets heavy it burns a little and the left side of my face hurts a little. sometimes my heart feels like it pounds one hard time and when it does i get very dizzy and black out for a split second. ever time i got to the hospital they rule it as a anxiety attack...i think that is bullshit..cause the only test they have ever done for me at the hospital is a ekg.wow . my upper stomach hurts also and at times i cant laY ON MY BACK BECAUSE OF THE DISCOMFORT..WHAT THE HELL IS GOING ON..
Wed, 14 Sep 2011
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Thanks for the query
It is hard to say what it is, I could have helped u better if u had told me your age, habits if any.
Before coming to a conclusion that is of functional in nature all the possible tests should be done to prove otherwise.
Please get a chest x ray, echo, CBC plus peripheral smear and vit b12 levels

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