• 8 months ago


    About a month ago I was taken to the emergency room because I was experiencing severe pain along my lower jaw line, squeezing pain around my heart and mid back pain. I had an elevated heart rate and they ran a few different tests to rule out a heart attack and a pulmonary embolism. They diagnosed me with costochondritis. I have had two more episodes within the past few weeks since leaving the hospital. When I look up costochondritis, the symptoms do not match what I had and continue to have. Besides going back to my doctor, does anyone else have any suggestions as to what this could actually be? My doctor tends to believe the test results and the diagnosis from the hospital. Please help! Thank you.


  • 8 months ago

    RE: Misdiagnosed???

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