Female Myocardial Infarction Symptoms

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1 hours ago Women were predominantly white (93%), high school educated (54.8%), and older (mean age, 66±12), with 95% (n=489) reporting prodromal symptoms. The most frequent prodromal symptoms experienced more than 1 month before AMI were unusual fatigue (70.7%), sleep disturbance (47.8%), and shortness of breath (42.1%).

Author: Jean C. McSweeney, Marisue Cody, Patricia O’Sullivan, Karen Elberson, Debra K. Moser, Bonnie J. Garv...
Publish Year: 2003

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3 hours ago The most frequent symptom during the acute episode was shortness of breath (57.9%), while chest pain occurred in 57%. 54.8% had a feeling of weakness and 42.9% had fatigue during the acute episode of …

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4 hours ago Uncomfortable pressure, squeezing, fullness or pain in the center of your chest. It lasts more than a few minutes, or goes away and comes back. Pain or discomfort in one or both arms, the back, neck, jaw or …

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1 hours ago Women were predominantly white (93%), high school educated (54.8%), and older (mean age, 66+/-12), with 95% (n=489) reporting prodromal symptoms. The most frequent prodromal symptoms experienced more than 1 month before AMI were unusual fatigue (70.7%), sleep disturbance (47.8%), and shortness of breath (42.1%).

Author: Jean C. McSweeney, Marisue Cody, Patricia O’Sullivan, Karen Elberson, Debra K. Moser, Bonnie J. Garv...
Publish Year: 2003

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7 hours ago Although most patients present with typical chest pain, including women, women are more often reporting atypical chest pain and/or associated symptoms (dyspnea, fatigue, weakness) compared to men. This may account for greater treatment delays observed in women compared to men. Management of AMI also differs among men and women.

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2 hours ago only about half of women with an mi present with chest pain. 16 in fact, women are more likely to present with atypical symptoms such as fatigue, sleep disturbance, shortness of breath, back pain, upper abdominal or epigastric pain, and nausea with or without vomiting rather than simply present with chest pain. 16 compounding the problem for …

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1 hours ago No significant gender differences were found in the proportions of patients experiencing arm or shoulder pain, diaphoresis, dyspnea, fatigue, neck pain, abdominal pain, vomiting, jaw pain, or syncope/lightheadedness. No significant differences were found in the duration, type, or location of chest pain.

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1 hours ago pain in the chest, back, jaw, and other areas of the upper body that lasts more than a few minutes or that goes away and comes back shortness of breath sweating nausea vomiting anxiety feeling like

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7 hours ago Chest pain, especially in the center of the chest. Discomfort that feels like indigestion. Women are more likely to describe the following: Shortness of breath, fatigue and insomnia that started before the heart attack. Pain in …

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4 hours ago The four silent signs of a heart attack in women are: 2. A feeling of pressure, fullness, squeezing, or discomfort in the center of the chest. Discomfort in other areas of your body, particularly your arms, back, neck, jaw, or stomach. Difficulty breathing, dizziness, or lightheadedness. Nausea, vomiting, and cold sweats, which may be mistaken

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8 hours ago 1. As with men, women’s most common heart attack symptom is chest pain or an uncomfortable pressure, squeezing, fullness or pain in the center of your chest. It lasts more than a few minutes, or goes away and comes …

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3 hours ago acute myocardial infarction (ami) is still among the most common causes of death in men and women in industrialized nations. 1 differences related to patients' sex have been reported for incidence, symptom presentation, pathophysiological characteristics as well as treatment strategies and outcome. 2 , 3 however, awareness of the risk for heart …

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9 hours ago Symptoms of heart attack in women include: unusual fatigue lasting for several days or sudden severe fatigue sleep disturbances anxiety lightheadedness shortness of breath indigestion or gas-like

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8 hours ago Common heart attack symptoms include: Chest pain that may feel like pressure, tightness, pain, squeezing or aching Pain or discomfort that spreads to the shoulder, arm, back, neck, jaw, teeth or sometimes the upper …

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7 hours ago You may be experiencing symptoms and attribute them to the flu, indigestion, or even exhaustion from being overworked. Read on to learn the silent heart attack symptoms in women and men and ways to prevent this silent killer. What Is a Silent Heart Attack? A silent heart attack refers to a myocardial infarction that is asymptomatic.

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7 hours ago while symptoms include chest pain or discomfort with or without dyspnea, nausea, and diaphoresis, pharmacists should be aware that 20% of acute mis are silent; women and patients who have diabetes are more likely to …

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2 hours ago Silent heart attack symptoms can be missing or hard to catch, which is why many people don’t realize they’ve had a heart attack. Also known as a myocardial infarction, a heart attack means your heart isn’t getting oxygen. This injures your heart. Usually, a blood clot causes a heart attack by keeping blood from flowing through one of

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What are the signs of mi in women?

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  1. Chest discomfort. Most heart attacks involve discomfort in the center of the chest that lasts more than a few minutes, or that goes away and comes back. ...
  2. It used to be thought that only chest pain was a sign of heart attack, but it’s possible to have discomfort that doesn’t register as painful. ...
  3. Shortness of breath with or without chest discomfort.

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What are the signs of a heart attack in women?

  • Pressure or fullness in the center of the chest. This is the most common symptom. ...
  • Pain in other areas above the belly button. For instance, discomfort in the neck, jaw, back, or stomach, or in one or both arms.
  • Shortness of breath. ...
  • Nausea, lightheadedness, breaking out in a cold sweat, or fainting.

How to identify female heart attack symptoms?

Warning signs of heart attack are:

  • Sweating suddenly with a cold, clammy feeling
  • Nausea and vomiting that doesn’t act in response to treatment
  • Shortness of breath
  • Feeling of sickness
  • Sudden lightheadedness, weakness, or dizziness
  • A very fast pulse rate or racing heart
  • Anxiety
  • Heartburn ( Heartburn remedies) or abdominal pain

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What are the signs of myocardial infarction?

  • Heart rate may reveal tachycardia, atrial fibrillation, or ventricular arrhythmia
  • Unequal pulses if the patient has an aortic dissection
  • Blood pressure is usually high, but hypotension if the patient is in shock
  • Tachypnea and fever are not uncommon.
  • Neck veins may be distended, indicating right ventricular failure

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