Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) | Symptoms


What are the symptoms of CAD?

Coronary artery disease may take years to develop. You may not notice any symptoms of coronary artery disease until the disease progresses. As your arteries become blocked you may experience:

  • Angina (a squeezing pain or pressing feeling in your chest)
  • Shortness of breath
  • Heart attack

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Reviewed/Updated: 05/14
Created: 03/99