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  • distended right jagular vein

    serger steeve 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease January 14, 2013 06:03 PM

    i'm 19 years old , male the story begins one year agoi was woken up by tachycardia and strong beaten hearti was admitted to the ER , and treated with beta blockerECG was normalafter that , i observed distention of my rt jagular vein sometimesultrasound echo cardiogram was normal .. EF was 69% , SV...

  • right axis deviation

    angela1 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease September 20, 2011 07:04 AM

    I have been feeling generally unwell for a couple of weeks now, with nausea, fatigue, dizziness and palpations. He I went to see the gp who took some blood samples, and I am currently awaiting the results. I also had to have an ecg, which showed that the qrs axis was at 92º, can this be classified...

  • Slurred speech and fuzzy thinking in evenings

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease August 14, 2011 04:17 AM

    Hi, I am concerned about my 65 year old mom. She seems ok when I see her in the morning, weekdays. In the evenings/on weekends, her speech becomes slurred and she whistles when she speaks, her thinking is fuzzy and her response time in conversations increases. It's like her mind has sort of...

  • Odd pains, pressue, leg aches

    boysangur 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease July 26, 2011 12:59 AM

    Hello, everyone, I know this is a long and scary post but I am DESPERATE and I feel like I should tell the whole story for once, in hopes that someone could tell me what could be wrong with me. Please, bear with me as I explain. Background of the condition: Ever since I was little, I've had dull...

  • bicuspid aortic vave

    dlemmon73 1 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease July 6, 2011 10:11 PM

    hello everbody! I am new to this forum and would be very interested if anyone is having similar issues.All my life I have had issues with syncope, fatigue, and random neuro issues. None were ever seriously looked at because I was "crazy" according to any doctor I tried to discuss my symptoms...

  • 14, Blood pressure problems?

    molly.bee 5 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease June 13, 2011 01:10 PM

    Throughout my life, I've always had some sort of health problems. I've been diagnosed with Iron Deficiancy Anemia in the past, about a year ago. I got a blood test about 4 months ago and my Hemoglobin was 7 and Hematocrit was 29% . My levels went up though after a recent blood test. I also...

  • Tightness in chest and loss of appetite

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease April 11, 2011 04:10 PM

    Hello all,For the past two weeks I have been experiencing shortness of breath and tightness in my chest. I also feel like my heart is racing at times and am more fatigue. Every time I try to eat I take one bite and lose my appetite. I do feel anxious a lot so I guess it could be a panic attack, it...

  • Tightness in chest and loss of appetite

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease April 11, 2011 04:04 PM

    Hello all,For the past two weeks I have been experiencing shortness of breath and tightness in my chest. I also feel like my heart is racing at times and am more fatigue. Every time I try to eat I take one bite and lose my appetite. I do feel anxious a lot so I guess it could be a panic attack, it...

  • Enlarged Heart ??

    peggyr888 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease December 19, 2010 05:37 AM

    Current symptoms are: short of breath, fatigue, feel very weak, bp either too low or too high, legs swelling. Told by at least (3) doctors that I also have congestive heart failure and recently diagnosed with A-fib.My primary care doctor says "you don't have CHF and do not have an enlarged heart....

  • Undiagnosed and frustrated

    FeelingHopeless 3 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease August 17, 2010 01:29 AM

    I'm a female and now 29 years old. I'm 5'2" and weigh 107 lb. I've always had low bp, it was never a problem for me. A few years back I started experiencing chest pain just left of the breast bone (feeling like being stabbed with an icepick). The pain will sometime extend down the left arm. I...

  • i need help!!

    blue Angle 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease August 7, 2010 01:04 AM

    hi, I am 22 years old female complaining of a burning sensation in the left side of my chest a couple days ago and before that in less than a week; I had a rash in different parts of my body and were like small circles rough but not atching too much, and i get fatigue easily with minimal effort...

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  • i need help!!

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease August 7, 2010 12:52 AM

    hi, I am 22 years old female complained of a sense of burning in the left side of my chest a couple of days ago and by before that in less than a week, I had a rash in different parts of my body and were like small circles rough but not atching too much, and i get fatigue easily with minimal...

  • Shortness of breath and chest pain linked to poor blood circulation?

    Nadia2009 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease November 2, 2009 05:06 AM

    Hi everyone, I have had a difficult year stressful and full of doctor visits.Among my symptoms are shortness of breath and fatigue and lethargy in the morning with muscle pain. I also have chest pain that have been increasing lately but I learned to live with chest pain and palpitation from young...

  • Mystery shortness of breath and fast pulse

    JenJen 1 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease October 20, 2009 04:40 PM

    Hi all. I am looking for any tips or suggestions on what my mystery condition is. I’ve seen five specialists and run numerous tests and no one has a clue what is wrong with me. I am a 25-year-old female that was previously in good health. About two months ago, I woke up and had severe shortness of...

  • The four essential steps, that I've taken, that help me live with Heart Failure

    Machaon 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease May 18, 2009 11:21 AM

    I am near 70 and have had Congestive Heart Failure, Persistent Atrial Fibrillation, Chronic Tachycardia, Chronically High Blood Pressure, Immune System Dysfunction, Insulin Resistance, Pre-Diabetes and Asthma for over twenty years. I have learned four essential steps for lowering my blood pressure...

  • Chest pressure, pain, and palpitations

    SusyDawn 2 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease August 25, 2008 12:55 PM

    I posted this originally under cannot find a diagnosis, but it isn't showing up and after waking up with the familiar, and scary, fluttering in my chest, I'm more concerned with those symptoms...any help anyone can offer is appreciated. Hi there, I'd like to start off by saying how grateful I am...

  • Wrong diagnosis?

    jessicaheidi 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease July 24, 2008 11:11 AM

    I apologize for the length but I want to be very thorough.I'm 21 years old. So for 10 years now I have had what every doctor has called "panic attacks" and "anxiety disorder." Heart palpitations, feelings of my heart pounding very hard and fast, actually being able to see my entire chest move with...

  • Do I have Variant (Prinzmetal) Angina? Please help!

    Predaphin 6 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease July 19, 2008 01:44 AM

    I'm a 29yr old male, measure 5'9, and weighed 250lbs when I began having symptoms (I am currently at 240lbs and continuing to lose weight) I have a had a history of uncontrolled mild high blood pressure (which was first detected at about age 23), have had migraines since the age of 15 (untreated...

  • heart, hormone or blood condition?

    ateclc 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease July 4, 2008 05:11 PM

    My symptoms: + 14 months struggling with fatigued and painful leg muscles on slight exertion. Spiking high B/P. Can't pinpoint reason for it. Sometimes it's hard to move, I feel like wet cement. Skipped a period in April 07, was bloated, but then had a regular period. However, was left with an...

  • What could this be? I am miserable.

    jennmommi 8 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease April 2, 2008 06:44 PM

    I am a 28 yr old mom of three. I work full time as an administrative assistant. About 6 weeks ago I started having major migraines on the right side of my head and neck. I have semi-high blood pressure 120-135/79-85 range, and a resting pulse of 110-125. I am also experiencing the following...