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    Burning in chest with anxiety?
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    An_246676 posted:
    I had 5 stents put in between 7/5 & 7/9/12, and this was my first day that I actually had stress and anxiety from a situation. I am having burning in my chest and some pressure is this another onset or is it in my head? I am not sure if it is angina or not so confused n what signs to look for.
     
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    James Beckerman, MD, FACC responded:
    It can be so hard to know the difference between stress related symptoms and true angina - unfortunately I'm not in a position to do so in this forum. But given that you had many stents placed so recently, I would take any symptoms of chest pain seriously and let your doctor know immediately.


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