- chest pain, chest pains
Chest pain, chest pains: Pain,
pressure, shooting pains, muscle twitches, burning, numbness,
an uneasiness, or fullness in the chest area.
The pain(s) may be located in one spot, or may move all over
the chest area. The pain(s) may radiate to the left shoulder,
right shoulder (or both), or into the breasts.
These sensations may be sporadic or linger indefinitely, and
can also be experienced as sharp, stabbing, and piercing, or
as persistent tightness, pressure, or fullness. Any combination
These sensations are commonly misconstrued as heart problems
or the signs of a heart attack, which can sometimes cause enough
fear to cause intense fear and even panic attacks.
Chapter 9 in the member's area of our website is our Anxiety Symptoms chapter. We list all of the symptoms commonly associated with anxiety disorder in this chapter, including Chest pain.
Each symptom listed in Chapter 9 in the member's area contains a complete description of what the symptom feels like and how others describe it, we explain why anxiety causes each symptom, we provide natural and practical ways you can eliminate each symptom, and how common each symptom is (the percentage of people who experience it).
For complete information about this symptom, become a member, go to Chapter 9 in the member's area, and read about the symptom, Chest pain.