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Robert:            Men and women have heart attacks in different ways with different symptoms. 

Marianne:        Yes, 15-20% of women never get the classic chest pain and the sense of the elephant on the chest that men describe so vividly.  They actually experience their heart attack as indigestion- pain in the upper gastro, radiating sometimes to the back and sometimes not.  They're profoundly short of breath, they sweat, and they have a compelling feeling that something horrible is happening to them.  If you don't know that, you could miss the diagnosis.

Robert:            Men have some of these symptoms as well, don't they?

Marianne:        Yes, but not as frequently in men.  Men pretty much have their...

Robert:            The iron claw

Marianne:        Yeah.  Right, exactly.