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Non-cardiac chest pain: Non-cardiac chest pain refers to chest discomfort that is not caused by a form of heart disease. See detailed information below for a list of 28 causes of Non-cardiac chest pain, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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The following list of conditions have 'Non-cardiac chest pain' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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