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sharp tearing ripping pain in chest

Posted by tjohnson

I am a 39-year-old healthy woman, but for the last year or so I have been experiencing sudden, tearing, ripping sensation in my chest.  It only lasts a second and then it is gone.  It happens about twice a day but not every day. It started off as hardly ever happening in the beginning, but now it happens more frequently.

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see your doctor immediately!!! This could be an aortic anyeurism, a potentially life threatening problem
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