A 66-year-old woman was experiencing severe fatigue and jaw pain for more than an hour. When she started feeling short of breath, she was worried enough to head to the ED. She vomited while waiting to be seen and broke out into a cold sweat. Until this event, she had been enjoying her first year of retirement and was rarely at the doctor.
Can you diagnose this patient?
A. Generalized anxiety disorder
B. Unstable angina
D. Myocardial infarction
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