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What causes fluttery feeling in the chest?

I have SOB ,chest pain , pain between the shoulders, if I walk even short distance I will be out of breath with lots of pain. I had 5 blood clots in my lungs but I am still feeling the same and now I have flutters in my chest and in my esophagus I do not know what that is .Can you help me
Thu, 5 Nov 2015
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Hi Dear ,

As per your query you have chest pain along with flutters in my chest . Well the symptoms you mention in query can occur due to may reasons like angina , other cardiac problem , muscle spam , chest infection , viral infection , periocarditis , liver problem or acid reflux . I would suggest you to consult cardiologits for proper evaluation of the condition . Doctor may order ECG , TMT and complete blood tests . Doctor may also order angiography sometimes . Doctor may prescribe beta blockers , calcium channel blockers and nitroglycerine . Doctor may also refer you to chest specialist or gastroenterologist . For now take proper rest , avoid eating spicy and heavy food and take antacid after every meal .

Hope your concern has been resolved.

Get Well Soon.

Best Wishes,
Dr. Harry Maheshwari
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