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I have been having chest pains all week, and also been

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I have been having chest pains all week, and also been experiencing nausea and just now my left arm started hurting im only 17 should i be worried?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Chip (M.D.) replied 1 year ago.

Hi. It's very unlikely that this is related to your heart considering your age

More likely would be indigestion and gastric acid reflux and maybe a pinched nerve in your neck

That said, you should see a doctor right away for an evaluation

Let me know if you need more information please Maria

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

I would tend to disagree.

We can't rule out cardiac issues just by your age.

I would ABSOLUTELY get this checked right away

Go to ER if needed

Expert:  Dr Chip (M.D.) replied 1 year ago.

Hi again

I did say see a doctor right away and I did not say it couldn't be your heart