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New research from The George Institute for Global Health at the University of Oxford has found that there is substantial overlap in symptoms—such as chest pain—experienced by women and men upon clinical presentation, as well as crucial differences, the like of which have been established in literature for over a decade. While women had lower odds of presenting with chest pain, the study found that both sexes presented most often with this symptom.

Women are more likely to present with fatigue, pain between the shoulder blades, neck pain, nausea, vomiting, and shortness of breath than are