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Mild pain(discomfort) in left arm, had it for about ten

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Mild pain(discomfort) in left arm, had it for about ten days. Also, sometimes not shortness of breath but getting overheated after mild exercise.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Gupta replied 5 years ago.
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Given your age, and the fact that there is an exertional component,

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my first reaction would be to rule out a cardiac cause in this situation

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An evaluation with a stress EKG, and possibly a stress ECHO, or/ & an angiography may be needed in this situation

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