Discussions By Condition: I cannot get a diagnosis.

Chest pressure

Posted In: I cannot get a diagnosis. 2 Replies
  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • March 1, 2008
  • 10:42 PM

Hello, I'm a 21 years old student and about 7 weeks ago, after a long trip by bus, I started experiencing a pressure or a discomfort on my chest( left side) that lasts 3 or 4 hours. I went to the hospital twice and I did two ecgs and two X-rays and they all showed up fine. The pain goes away for three/four days and then comes back, sometimes it starts in the morning and lasts until when I go to sleep. The doctor told me that it is nothing to worry about and that it will eventually go away, but still I am worried. Sometimes this pressure is accompanied by a bit of tachycardia( probably due to my worrying about the it).
Thanks for your help.
Andrea

Reply Flag this Discussion

2 Replies:

  • Hi,I have the same problem after taking too much Hydrocortisone at once.Synthroid did the same thing only worse. It's worth checking into.Teresa
    TeresaC 41 Replies Flag this Response
  • Try here: http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/tachycardia/DS00929
    aquila 1263 Replies Flag this Response
Thanks! A moderator will review your post and it will be live within the next 24 hours.