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I am 22 yrs old having chest pain when I am crying or taking deep breath. Is it related to any future heart problem ?

i am 22 yrs old i got instant pain in my left chest when i am crying or taking deep breath while crying. the pain just like as someone has thrown a heavy stone. also my heart beats increases when i am sleeping. is it related to any future heart problem like bp ?
Tue, 19 Apr 2011
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Hi ketki;
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The pain in chest coming on after crying or taking deep breath causing heaviness in chest may be due to anxiety.The increase in heart beat also happens in anxiety.But to rule out any cardiac problem please get a ECG done it will show if you have any problem related to heart.If the heart check up turns out to be normal consult a Physician for treatment of anxiety & also try to relax yourself.
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