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What causes breathlessness with blood pressure 139/90?

hello,my aunt is experiencing difficulty of breathing from chest pain ascending to her jaw and she feels like having lockjaw,her blood pressure is 139/90..her echo says she has mild ischemia and everytime she feels like this she is having cold clamy skin and she feels very weak..
Thu, 14 Aug 2014
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In my opinion you should consult cardiologist 1st. As your echo is showing ischaemia with chest pain radiating to the left jaw, there is a high chance of anginal pain. So consult cardiologist and go for TMT or Coronary angiography.
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