[Chest pain in children and adolescents].

  title={[Chest pain in children and adolescents].},
  author={J. P. Pfammatter},
  volume={94 7},
Chest pain is a frequent complaint in children and adolescents. True organic disease is rare, especially cardiac disease is infrequently found as the underlying cause. Organic disease is associated with acute onset, fever, chest pain exclusively with physical activity and with abnormal physical findings in the patient. In the majority the symptom is not caused by organic disease, in these cases longer duration of symptoms is typically found as well as higher patient age, typically teenagers… CONTINUE READING

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