Causes of Radiation to jaw, left arm or neck


Myocardial infarction [top]

  • Central chest pain
  • Crushing
  • Radiation to jaw, left arm or neck
  • Continuous
  • Single episode
  • Duration greater than 30 minutes
  • Shortness of breath

Acute coronary syndrome [top]

  • Central chest pain / epigastric pain
  • Crushing
  • Radiation to jaw, left arm or neck
  • Intermittent
  • Duration usually less than 30 minutes