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I am having random heart pains

To begin with - I'm 16 years old. For the past two days, I've had random acute heart pains that only last for a second or two randomly throughout the day. It's rather scary, and I have no idea what's going on. If you actually know what you're talking about, please give me some advice. However, if you don't know what you're talking about, and are just going to say "Call your doctor now, omg heart attack!", please don't bother answering. You're not helping anything. I'm rather nervous about this. =/ Well, what ended up happening to your sister?
Tue, 13 Sep 2011
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Hi well come to HCM.
First of your remove the idea that every chest pain is heart pain. It could be simple
musculo skeltal pain only looking to your age and duration of pain also does not favour
heart pain, because as you said it is lasting for few seconds. You should not be scary
at all because even if it is heart pain does not look to be alarming.You are angry on
our asking to see your doctor, is just to make you safe. because over judgement is
dependant only on matter you provide, and without clinical examintion even words
best doctor can go wrong. So it applies to you even, you may may not see your
doctor is your choice, but our suggestion is there to see your doctor. Thanks
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