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I'm pretty sure I've made this exact same thread 2/3 times before in the last year but I still can't get over it.
Basically im 22 years old and 2 years ago I got diagnosed with anxiety, centers around health anxiety which is quite bad to be fair which probably the reason i am where i am now. I got diagnosed with anxiety after having chest pains, I had about 6 ECG's and a stress ECG before i accepted that maybe the chest pains were down to anxiety. I let it go and the chest pains slowly went, but then as everyone knows with anxiety they always come back, I started to get chest pains again sometimes when I was in the gym or playing football, so i went back to the doctor but i was so nervous, the doctor listening to my heart and said he could hear a heart murmur, but he thinks its an innocent one. Of course I googled heart murmurs, diagnosed myself with all sorts of stuff, theres some websites says severe anxiety can cause an innocent heart murmur, some website so it doesnt.
Anyway, he sent me to a cardioligist, he too said he thinks the heart murmur is innocent but he'll do the tests anyway to 100% make sure. He did another ECG on me, said it was fine. Also did echocardiogram where it takes a 3D image of your heart and he said that was completely fine too, and finally I did a 72 hour ECG where i did experience chest pain etc and that came back all good too. He told me that my heart is fine, and that the chest pain must be coming from somewhere else besides the heart.
That was all in October last year, but I'm still sat here worrying that theres something wrong with my heart, last night i went to play footy in a sports hall, the air quality was really poor and muggy, and i started to get abit of chest pain when i took a deep breath. I just can't enjoy myself excercising when i'm constantly worrying about my heart, worrying I may have some kind of arrythmia or something, i look back at stuff like 2 years ago i was messing in this room and all of us a sudden i came over dead dizzy and had to run to the bathroom where i nearly passed out. I wonder if that could of been the result of a heart arrythmia, but then I think well i was on a hot room all hungover, maybe i just had a funny do.
Bla god knows, I've had about 8 ECG's, 2 stress ecg's, a 72 hour ECG and a echocardiogram, you'd think i'd relax that my hearts fine but I can't. Theres no more tests the doctors can do anymore so im just going to have to suck it up, Never had any problems before these last 2 years, sucks.
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