• 10 months ago

    Chest burning and odd numbness/sweeling in lower legs

    Hello. I am a 31 year old male and have been experiencing odd bouts of severe chest burning/pain that come every few days. It intensifies if I lay on my side or sit.
    I am unemployed so I end up sitting for a lot of my time. To help fix this I have been going for 2-3 hour walks each day. Since I've started walking however, I have been getting strange numbness and swelling in my lower legs and feet. I am in constant discomfort but the doctor I am seeing writes it off as anxiety and really doesn't say much else. I also have the constant smell of blood in my nose...don't know if it is connected but I feel it's necessary to not leave anything out.
    Can allergies or dehydration account for the chest pains? It feels like I'm having a heart attack but I did have an EKG and was told things look fine...but I get pretty frightened when the attacks happen and I'm sure the worry doesn't help it much. I feel constantly weak and lightheaded. I was thinking maybe a blood clot or something. I really do feel like something is wrong somewhere but it's really hard to properly explain everything.

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  • 10 months ago

    RE: Chest burning and odd numbness/sweeling in lower legs

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