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Shortness of breast, chest pain and heaviness, severe heartburn. Ultrasound clear. Cause?

My sister is 48 been having shortness of breath Chest pains and heaviness in her chest. She was admitted to the hospital had stress tests and autrsound and nothing showed up. She is stii having the same problems but now she gets heartburn alot. Could this still be her heart seeings the test all come back and the drs say they look ok.
Asked On : Mon, 29 Oct 2012
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Hi friend
Welcome to Health Care Magic

If the stress tests are normal, heart may not be the cause.

Lungs need assessment - X-ray chest, spirometry (lung function) may help

Heart burns may be from the medicines / or from food pipe, stomach etc. An endoscopy will diagnose. Proton Pump Inhibitors can help in the mean time

Take care
Wishing you speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Mon, 29 Oct 2012
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