Chest Pain

Heart Related Causes:-

This can include Heart attack, angina (blood flow), aortic dissection, pericarditis (inflammation of sac surrounding the heart). Chest pain can also be due to a sudden blockage of a coronary (heart) artery.

Digestive causes: This type of chest pain can occur due to various digestive system related problems such asHeartburn, Swallowing disorders and Gallbladder or pancreas problem.

Muscle and bone causes: These are mostly injury related causes and arises due to Sore muscles, Costochondritis and Injured ribs.

Lung related causes: This may include Collapsed Lung, Pleurisy, Pulmonary embolism and pulmonary hypertension.

symptoms of Chest Pain

Cold Sweats

Sour taste of food

Nausea or vomiting

Trouble swallowing

Frequent summing and going of pain

Tenderness when you push the chest

Intense pain while breathing or coughing

Pressure fullness or burning or tightness in the chest

Diagnosis of Chest Pain:-

  • MRI
  • Blood Tests
  • Angiogram
  • Chest X-Ray
  • Stress Test