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What does pressure and tightness in my heart mean?
When I feel pressure and tightness in my heart for few days on and off, what does this mean? Thanks.
submitted by Maggie from Houston, Texas on 6/20/2013
by Texas Heart Institute cardiologist, Roberto Lufschanowski, MD
Dear Maggie: Pressure in the chest is many times associated with heart disease. You should consult with your physician. If you have other symptoms (see reference below), don't hesitate, seek emergency help.
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