What are the symptoms for Pericarditis?

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The symptoms for Pericarditis include the following:


  • does your chest pain or discomfort episode last for over 2 min?
  • chest pain or discomfort
  • substernal chest pain
  • would you describe your chest pain or discomfort as sharp?
  • would you describe your chest pain or discomfort as stabbing?
  • chest pain when breathing
  • does lying down trigger or make your chest pain or discomfort worse?
  • does sitting up make your chest pain or discomfort better?
  • does leaning forward make your chest pain or discomfort better?
  • fever

You don't have to have all of the symptoms above to be diagnosed with Pericarditis. Take the diagnostic quiz to determine whether you may have this disease.