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Stabbing chest pain, GERD. History of gall bladder attacks, mitral valve prolapse. Treatment?

Fifteen years ago I a single by pass I make my crazy with worry over dieing. Yesterday I got feeling like I was being stabbed in the miiddle of chest by a needles it comes and goes. I also had gallbladder attack back May. For the last week or two I have gotten a burning sensation across my chest tums help I also have GERD I am getting crazy with worry about the needle like pain it is mild but aggravating I also have mytril valve prolapse
Asked On : Tue, 24 Jul 2012
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Thank you for your query. I can understand your concerns.
Atypical chest pain (stabbing chest pain/needles like pain coming-going) is more common in people with mitral valve prolapse.
Many patients of mitral valve prolapse have chest pain , often substernal, prolonged, and not related to exertion, but may rarely resemble angina pectoris.
Gallbladder disease particularly cholelithiasis may be associated with GERD,giving rise to burning sensation across chest . In case of recurrent chest pain ,you may undergo evaluation like ECG,Stress test, to rule out concomitant coronary artery disease.


Dr. T.K. Biswas M.D.
Answered: Tue, 14 Oct 2014
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