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So long story short back in August my wife told me she was pregnant and about a week after i woke up with chest pains. A month after that i quit smoke cigs. Now lets break this down month by month.
August - Chest Pain / Seen in ER all normal and all test ekg negative
Septemebr - Chest and Arm pain / Seen in ER all test and EKG negative/ Also seen by PCP
October - Same thing once again seen by my PCP twice and EKG normal
November - Chest and Arm and Back and Neck pain/ Seen in the ER again told costochiondritis. Seen by my PCP he sent me for an echo anfter doing an EKG all negative and normal
December - Same
January - Chest pain arm pain back pain neck pain / Seen in ER EKG clear blood work clear and ct scan clear. Kept overnight in cardiac unit ekg every two hours and blood work ALL NEGATIVE
February - Seen a therapist and that didnt help much. Dr put me on zoloft and after a week of feeling nothing i stopped. Seen a cardiologist ekg and stress test clear
March - Son was born and still chest pains arm pains neck back
April - SAME
May (Present) Back on zoloft and told it takes a month or so to build up. I have chest pain arm pain back neck.
From the time of May till now my son had had a major operation me and my wife have marriage issues and my son has nanother surgery coming up for his spine. I have daily chest pain left right middle and sharp at time. I also have burning from throat to stomach at times and random dizzy spells or a feeling of falling. What is this and why can anyone help me out
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620923 tn?1452919248

  Hi and welcome to the GERD forum.

It sounds like this could all be stress related GERD....was this ur first child?

Congratulations, on his birth and I am sorry he is in need of medical intervention.

The stress of a new child and marital stress all can cause reflux....

In addition to meds, u will need to modify ur diet and lifestyle....
I can not counsel u on ur marital issues, but if u could resolve them, u may feel better....

U went to the ER quite a bit, have u tried a GI Dr?
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I'm with selmaS--sounds like reflux----i used to get the chest pain and back pain that went up to my neck and even made my teeth hurt, sometimes---but it never made my arm hurt.  However, the pain was bad enough that I totally understand why someone would go to the ER thinking they were having a heart attack.

A GI would be a good idea, but even you family doc could put you on a PPI to see if it would hlep.
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