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Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.

Chest Pain

When your chest hurts, it can often be difficult to tell if you feel short of breath because the pain prohibits taking deep breaths or if it some other process is making your breathing difficult.

Call your doctor or arrange for transportation to a medical facility immediately. You may have a serious medical condition such as blood clots in the lung or a partially collapsed lung.


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