• Chest Pains

    Asked by nancyjac on Saturday, July 7, 2012

    Chest Pains

    Has anyone experienced chest pains from radiation treatments? I don't mean chest pains as in a heart attack, but more like muscle cramps. I have this for a couple of minutes at a time several times of the last week or so. I only have one radiation treatment to go, so wonder if this will stop once I am done with the rads.

    3 Answers from the Community

    • blondie's Avatar

      Call your radiologist and oncologist about your symptoms. It might be nothing but they should be informed.

      about 6 years ago
    • foneheads' Avatar

      I finished 35 rounds of radiation in March of this year. I still get pains from time to time. The further I get from the time of radiation, the fewer I have. My oncologist says it is normal.

      about 6 years ago
    • lynn1950's Avatar

      I agree with Blondie that it is something to be checked out by your radiologist or oncologist. I did not have this experience, so I'm afraid I'm not much help.

      about 6 years ago

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