Slight squeeze-upper center chest

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jazzlyric
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   Posted 1/7/2014 11:03 AM (GMT -7)   
Iv had a hiatus hernia for years now, but at 58 when I get chest pain I go and get checked out. The other day I went in and had 3 EKG's and 2 triponine blood tests done within 10 hours and everything looked good...I also had a stress echo 4 years ago, and my cardiologist said my heart it solid...I must have aggravated the hernia in the last few weeks because its been acting up for 2 weeks now, severe burping, nausia, gas and so on...Today after walking 3 miles or so and burping the whole way I had some kind of spasm in my upper center chest ... like a slight brief squeezing, and then it just went away, no pain, no other symptoms...I have had this a half a dozen times over the years and once I was even waring a haltop monitor at the time...Anyone else ever get this kind of symptom?

stkitt
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   Posted 1/7/2014 2:08 PM (GMT -7)   
I have a very small hernia however, I do notice spasms occasionally and nothing seems to trigger the spasms.
 
If you are worried please call your Dr. as you will feel better with reassurance by you Dr.
 
Kindly,
Kitt
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jazzlyric
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Date Joined Mar 2011
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   Posted 1/7/2014 2:32 PM (GMT -7)   
Had a work up done at the ER, and the doctor said it wasent my heart, and my cardiologist felt confident my heart looks fine ...Esophageal spasms possibly...
I treated my UC holisticly for 12 years whith good results.
4-14-11 all hell broke out and I ended up with a full on sever flair for the first time. 15 to 25 BM's with blood a day, coupled with sever malnutrision. Went from 165lbs to 127 in 6 weeks.
Preg 60mgs a week with a taper. Off now.
Asacol 2400 mgs a day.
Diazapam 2 Mgs for sleep.
Also have Dysautonomia.
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