Hello, About 5 months ago I felt a severe pain

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Q: Hello, About 5 months ago I felt a severe pain when breathing while sleeping an I woke up horrified because of the pain, it lasted for almost five minutes and then it stopped. Today I felt exactly the same and it lasted about a minute. I'm little worried that I experience this again. What could it be ?

Symptoms:  Sudden strong pain in my chest when breathing
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