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Hi,Have posted several times in past on all aspects of AF - was diagnosed over 2yrs ago and have been struggling ever since. Had an ablation last March but seemed worse afterwards - was getting hugely swinging BP, terrible headaches, pounding heart etc I somehow thought my symptoms were far more severe than others with AF but my doctors ignored my descriptions and put them down to anxiety.
Before Christmas I also had nausea and vomiting and ended up in A&E with suspected appendicitis. They did a CT scan and low and behold found masses on my adrenal glands.
Am currently in middle of multiple tests but looks like I have 2 Phoechromocytomas - one is rare but even more rare to have 2. These can have been causing my heart symptoms all along. I feel vindicated that I was right in feeling it was more than AF but also scared at the prospect of having both my adrenal glands removed - a life changing operation I think.
This is a cautionary tale that sometimes doctors can have tunnel vision and don't look at the wider picture.
Thanks to everyone for your support with AF over the last 2 yrs.
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