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Stabbing pains in my chest/heart

every so often i get reall shark stabbing pains in my chest on the right. its really painful and feels like a heart attack (cant be becuase its on the right) and comes and goes. does anyone know what it could be? im 15 by the way but its not growing pains 100%! x
Sun, 3 Apr 2011
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Stabbing chest pains, it is one of the symptoms for heart attack.

But you did not have any other risk factors, then it is least likely that you have heart attack.
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