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We can't disregard chest discomfort as a menopausal symptom...
The possible causes COULD include 1) angina 2) GERD 3 ) Costochondritis 4 ) pleuritis 5 ) chest wall pain such as intercoastal muscle 6) bronchospasm 7) other
You should have a stress test I think as a next step to better assets and rule out any sign of poor blood flow to the heart muscle
Other evaluation to help determine your causecmay be helpful of course ...
Careful and complete check of the heart is first priority though
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