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Chest pains and coronary artery disease
You have told me a lot about your family, but very little about your self. Other than your age & gender, I don't know anything!
That said, with a strongly positive family history, you need look at other factors that put you at risk: diabetes, cholesterol, high blood pressure, smoking and obesity.
You can read more about this here:
And in this blog:
Of course there are many other reasons for chestpains:
While a negative stress test is pretty good evidence against symptomatic coronary artery disease,there are some non-invasive tests that might also be of use. They include a Cardiac CT for Calcium Scoring, CTCA and a cardiac MRA:
Last, but not least, you can calculate your risk here:
Hope this helps,
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