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Cardiovascular Disorders

Also known as Atrial Septal Defect, Bradycardia, Calcium-channel Blockers, Cardiac Enzymes, Cardiomyopathy, Digoxin, Diltiazem, Endocarditis, Fallot's Tetralogy, Felodipine, Heart Attack, Heart Problems, Infective Endocarditis, Isradipine, Lacidipine, Lercanidipine, Myocardial Infarction, Nicardipine, Nifedipine, Nisoldipine, Pericarditis, Tetralogy Of Fallot, Thrombophlebitis, Transposition Of Great Arteries, Verapamil

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  • Our daugther wants to have a baby brother.

    My wife has a serious heart illness which gives her difficulty in bearing a child. We were just so lucky to be blessed with a beautiful daughter. But what she has gone through was never easy. It was very risky and I witnessed how she fought hard to have a successful delivery. That’s why the doctor …

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  • Please help stronger pvcs

    So last few days I have had stronger pvcs than usual? Is this normal with someone with anxiety and pvcs? They cause discomfort and its really forceful feeling compared to the usual light ones

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  • Bicuspid Aortal Valve diagnoses...freaking out!

    So i have sever hypochondria and have had it since i was about 10 or 11. I am 21, have always been an active child with no classic heart symptoms (pain, breathlessness, etc.) or even odd symptoms like swelling of legs or anything like that (no family history of sudden death, heart disease, etc.). …

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  • Chest pain -w hat testds to ask doctor for?

    I am going to see my doctor next week to ask about tests for chest pain. I also sometimes get out of breath after a bit of exercise. I am a 52 year old male. The pain is on the left side of the chest, mainly. I also get intemittent palitations. I am concerned as I have sleep apnoea …

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  • WPW + Ablation + Fast Heart Rate?

    Hello So I'm having an issue that I just don't understand. My cardiologist isn't really telling me anything until he gets more data from a heart monitor.  Two weeks ago I had my WPW Ablation done. Upon coming home I noticed my heart rate went down to a normal human way which is 60 …

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  • Waking up gasping for air

    Hello I am a 31 year old male with no previous medical history. Over the past six months I have developed sleep apnea which has gotten progressively more acute. My symptoms are suddenly waking up gasping for air, sometimes I find my vision blurring and the sensation that blood isn't reaching …

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  • I am suffering from a mystery illness. Please help me.

    I went to multiple doctors but they don't know what's wrong with me. I have multiple tests done all have shown normal results but I'm not sure if those tests were enough. So here's my symptom. I have been suffering from this for two months. I have a rapid heart rate with minimal …

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  • Chances of heart failure at 23?

    I have severe health anxiety. I was recently diagnosed with Crohn's disease which I thought for sure was colon cancer. Over the last week or so there have been nights where I have shortness of breath when lying down. According to doctor google the only thing that could indicate is heart failure. …

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  • please help me someone!

    Hello my name is Filip! my problem started back in november 2017 when i started experiencing palpitations (my heart felt weird all day), i have made appoitment with cardiologist on january, they did ecg to me and there was qt of 260 ms at hr 100! it scared me. i was at er in another city and the qt …

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  • Murmur heard in neck

    I’ve never had any cardiac or heart issues but I was having a medical last week  for a driving assessment when the doctor told me I had a murmur when listening to my neck. Then checked my heart and said it was fine.  Does this mean the murmur is not a concern? Should it be something I …

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  • Blurry vision and vomitting after riding bike up a hill

    Hi, I'm 20 year old female and I don't exercise at all so I would say I'm unfit. Yesterday I was out riding a bike and within the first few minutes, I had to ride up a hill. The hill wasn't too steep but I could feel myself getting out of breath, legs burning and heart pounding …

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  • Amlodipine side effects

    I have been taking Amlodipine since January. The first few months I noticed the constipation. Before this med I was regular. My abdomen feels fuller than usual. I have gained 7 pounds even though I have increased my exercise. This summer I have had some anxiety attacks. I also get muscle twitches …

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  • Feel like my heart stops when in bed

    For about a year now I have been having this issue. During the day I feel fine, but when I am in bed starting to fall asleep, I get a sudden horrible sensation that my heart has suddenly stopped. When it happens I then start breathing as if i've just held my head under water for 2 minutes, and …

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  • Heart tested normal but been told it is anxiety

    I am a 31yo male and do regular exercise weekly. 3 months ago I was driving home from work and suddenly I had a crushing chest pain on my upper left chest which then radiate to my back. I then get a sensation that builds up to my head and I felt like I was going to faint, nausea, lightheaded, …

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  • Heart Surgery Or Stents? The Big Question

    Hi folks, I am delighted to be able to join this group and it is so helpful. I seek a few andswers some of you may know the answer to. Here goes... I suffered a heart attack(STEMI) 5 years ago whilst clearing snow and was taken to hosp and fitted with a stent. The pain releif was immediate and I …

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  • Heart discomfort and pain in the left arm

    Hi People, I’m 25 years old and never had any major health complaints/issue since November last year. I don’t usually suffer from  Panic Attacks neither chronic anxiety issues. Main symptoms Pain on left side of the chest (heart) Left arm pain Left arm weakness Body weakness Stiff …

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  • Chest pains

    Sorry to post this in here but i'm dying for answers, its driving me crazy. Basically about 2 years ago I was diagnosed with anxiety after weeks of chest pains and dizziness, i had 2 ECG's one at A&E and one at my doctors which both came back normal and then i had a stress ECG, which …

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  • What I do??? Help me

    I write many timed here about my heart condition but dr said its  I visted on 19 july to my cardiologist and asked him to tell me the truth. He told me that he is not keeping any hidden thing from me. I have no heart problem. It is anxiety. I have been checked by many cardiologists in …

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  • Heart Murmur heard in neck

    I’ve never had any cardiac issues but I was having a medical this morning for a driving assessment when the doctor told me I had a murmur when listening to my neck. Then checked my heart and said it was fine.  Does this mean the murmur is not a concern? Should it be something I keep in mind …

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  • Heart's muscels strength test

    Hello respected people . I have been write many posts about my heart conditions. Now i feel my heart is not taking proper oxygen. I dont feeling shortren of breath but feel load or presure on heart. I feel it will stopped sunddenly. I feel my heart is so weak its muscels can not bear load of any …

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  • Left bundle branch block??

    Hi Everyone ​Am a newbie here and have recently been suffering with breathlesseness and chest pain. Had an ECG done in January and it was irregular. The problem I have is I've still got the irregular ECG reading months later and now know it's called a Left bundle branch block? Wondered if …

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  • pounding and racing heart?!?

    Hello! I'm a 16 year old female and I was diagnosed with SVT when I was 12 but had an abalation to fix it 7 months ago. Ever since that I've had an on and off pounding heart. Like it feel like someone is pinching me in the chest. It happens when I exercise, stand up, get excited or anxious. …

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  • Anxiety

    Hello again I'm 43 just lostyet mum neayou 5 months ago suffering from really bad anxiety just been diagnosed with a heart murmer a mild aortic regurgitation this has really made me scared of dying young my anxiety has hit the roof does anyone no about this condition

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  • chest pains

    I have had loads of different tests for heart problems because of chest pain and breathlessness they have all come back normal the only test I haven't had is a heart echo I am still having the same symptoms has anyone been through the same thing

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  • Pain over heart? EKG normal.

    Hi. I was diagnosed with bilateral blood clots in both my lungs last December 2017. I was put on Xarelto for 6 months. I just came off of it in June. I originally went to the doctor for chest pain that I get almost daily, he ordered a D-dimer test and from there I was told about the blood clots …

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  • Heart problems?

    So... I’ve recently been having “heart trouble” where when I stand up, I black out; I have episodes of fast heart rate while doing nothing (130-160), lots of fatigue, dizziness, and lightheadedness; as well as general tachycardia when not laying down. Heat, dehydration, low blood sugar, and …

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  • Swollen wrist

    I've never had anything like this happen before, my mom keeps telling me I hit my wrist against something but I know I didn't. I was at work when this happened, all of a sudden I felt a burning pain on my right wrist, I looked down and it looked like my vein was swollen. I am not sure if I …

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  • I m feeling i m going to die

    Hi dear all. I write many timed here about my heart condition but dr said its anxiety. Now i feel numless in my full back and in feet. Its feel cold. I visted on 19 july to my cardiologist and asked him to tell me the truth. He told me that he is not keeping any hidden thing from me. I have …

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  • Multiple ectopic/pvcs in a row, scared of sudden death

    I'm 22 year old female, have had several ecg coming back and also a heart ultrasound a couple of years ago and my heart is "healthy". I've been experiencing pvcs since I was 14 years old. I became used to them and knew they werent dangerous adding the fact that they only happened …

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  • Sternum pain, 10 months post OHS

    I had my third OHS in November and the recovery went great for the most part; no sternum complications. About 24 hours ago, I noticed that my chest hurt when I took a deep breath or pressed on my sternum. I do not have shortness of breath so I honestly chalked it up to heartburn (even though I …

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  • Help with bradycardia

    I was just told today I have BRADYCARDIA - and thst it is rare for my age at 65. I still dont know what caused it. I am hypothyroid Low heart rate at 50 I will need a pacemaker I am told. Looking for any advice, info. Also should I get a second opinion?

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