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Forum Name: Cardiology Diagnostics

Question: Chest pains and so young


 sew - Mon Jun 20, 2005 6:51 pm

HI!
Recently I have been experiencing some chest pains in the middle of my right and left breast. I have also been experiencing a rapid heart beat and a thumping or pounding in my chest under my left breast. Concerning the pain.. they are not that sharp but are dull pains that come and go. I am not sure if it is my heart or mabe a muscle and should I be concerned about the thumping in my chest? Please repond because I am scared at only 15 years old!
Thank oyu in advance!
 Najah - Wed Jun 22, 2005 12:50 am

Consult your doctor in order to exclude any cardiac cause of your pain. This can be done by physical examination, ECG, Echocardiogram and other appropriate investigations.

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