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I have what feels like a knot in the middle of my chest.

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I have what feels...

I have what feels like a knot in the middle of my chest. It's not painful but puts pressure on my chest. When I eat I find I need to be careful as food seems to get caught up more easily than usual

Doctor's Assistant: Have you ever dealt with this before? Are you having any shortness of breath?

I haven't had it until recently. Shortness of breath occasion but not all the time

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

No. No medical issues. Am about 40lbs overweight, 48 years old. No history in the family

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Medical
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No pain in my left arm but pins and needles once and a while in the right
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