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What are the atypical symptoms associated with chest pain for women?

Atypical symptoms associated with chest pain for women may include the following:

  • shortness of breath
  • weakness
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • palpitations
  • lightheadedness

Atypical chest pain associated with acute coronary syndrome is more likely to occur in individuals that are older, diabetic and/or women.

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