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What causes tightness of chest and shortness of breath?

I am female, 55 yo, Early this afternoon I had tightness in my right chest, my right shoulder blade and minor difficulty breathing. this afternoon, the pain is less and breathing is better, but now having major muscle pain in my left hip. Is this serious?
Fri, 15 Feb 2019
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Hello,

Consult a physician and get evaluated. An ECG is required to rule out possible cardiac causes.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Shinas Hussain, General & Family Physician
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