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Stomache and Back Pain- I FEEL LIKE DYING!
Dec 28, 2001

I was just diagnosed as HCV pos., after complaints for the last year about my stomache. I get intense pain that sears through under my ribcage on the right to my back, under the shoulder blades. When these syptoms occur, it is usually once a month, and last for a few minutes to a few hours- but I fell like I am dying of a heart attack- is this caused by the HCV. Is there anything that can be done to help me get through these attacks, by the way, I am on a MMT progran already at the highest dose, and that does nothing to make this pain subside! Thank you, in misery!

Response from Dr. Rodriguez-Torres

This symptom that you are describing is most likely unrelated to the HCV.You need to go to your doctor and have a complete evaluation,including chest cage,heart,and esophagus.

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