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Severe chest pain RH behind ribs. Felt like the stitch and

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Severe chest pain RH behind ribs. Felt like the stitch and rapidly worsened. Presented at A&e bed rest chest xray to chest clear. Discharged within 5 hours. Rrpition of symptoms thrice in next 24 hours, but not as severe. History of Cardiac disease, pacemaker, stent, diabetes type 2 .Age 83. What to do if anything??
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 11 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 11 months ago.

You need to see a cardiologist and get an EKG and Echo to rule out any ischemic event. As you had history of cardiac disease and diabetes so a thorough cardiac evaluation should be done to be on safe side.

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