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Symptoms of heart attack

Symptoms of heart attack


Symptoms of a heart attack can vary widely and can mimic other conditions such as indigestion or heartburn. The important fact to know is to take all heart attack related symptoms seriously and seek medical help as soon as possible.

Review Date 11/2/2014

Updated by: Jacob L. Heller, MD, MHA, Emergency Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.