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  • Posted By: elias01
  • March 23, 2008
  • 05:27 AM

IM 27 YEARS OLD MALE AND STARTED HAVING THESE PROBLEMS 3 YEARS AGO.ONE DAY LYING FACEDOWN I FELT THESE PIN PAINS IN MY CHEST LIKE EVERY 2 TO 3 SECONDS THAT LASTED UNTIL THE NEXT DAY.TWO WEEKS LATER WOKE UP 3 A.M.WITH SHARP STINGING PAIN THAT WENT ACROSS MY CHEST AND SHORTNESS OF BREATH,I RUSHED TO THE ER FEARING A HEART ATTACK SPENT THE NIGHT HAD EKG BLOOD WORK AND EVERYTHING CAME BACK GOOD.BUT AFTER THAT I STARTED FEELING SHORTNESS OF BREATH AND ONCE IN A WHILE PAIN IN MY CHEST NOT THE SAME JUST LIKE THE FIRST TIME BUT DIFFRENT.I STARTED SEEKING DRS. SOME JUST TREATED FOR ANXIETY AND OTHERS RECOMMENDED ME TO A CARDIOLOGIST.WENT TO FIRST CARDIOLOGIST HAD EKG ,STRESS ECHO AND HOLTER ON ,HE SAID EKG AND STRESS ECHO WERE GOOD BUT MY 24 HOUR HOLTER SHOWED SOME VERY FAST PALPITATIONS.PUT ME ON BETA BLOCKERS AND WANTED TO SEE ME IN A WEEK ,WHEN I WENT IN AGAIN HE SAID THAT THE PLOBLEM WASNT IN MY HEART AND EVEN THOUGH HE PUT ME ON BETA BLOKERS THAT I HAD SOME OTHER PROBLEM AND GO BACK WITH MY REGULAR DR. .NOW AFTER THAT I HAVE VISITED 4 OTHER CARDIOLOGIST AND HAD THE SAME TEST PERFORM AND THEY KEEP SAYING THEIRS NOTHING WRONG BUT MY SYNMPTOMS KEEP GETTING WORSE.I HAVE RUSHED TO THE ER HAD A NUCLEAR TEST PERFORM AND BLOOD WORK AND EVERYTHING CAME BACK GOOD THANK GOD.NOW MY SYNMPTOMS AREGETTING WORSE NOW WHEN IM SITTING DOWN AND SUDDENLY GET UP OR IF IM WALKING AND COME TO A STOP I FEEL PALPITATIONS AND POUNDING IN MY CHEST NOT ALL THE TIME BUT VERY VERY FREQUENTLY SOMETIMES I GET CHEST PAIN WITH THE PALPITATIONS AND SOMETIMES JUST THE PALPITATIONS AND SHORTNESS OF BREATH AND I FEEL IF MY HEART IS DANCING INSIDE MY BODY AND DOING THESE WEIRD THINGS .NOW I HAVE TROUBLE SLEEPING BECAUSE IF I LIE DOWN I CAN ACTUALLY COUNT MY HEARTBEATS IN MY CHEST JUST WITH THE PRESSURE OF BEING STILL AND SOMETIMES WHEN I FEEL IM HAVING A ANXIETY ATTACK IF I TRY TO INHALE A DEEP BREATH LIKE DR SAY I FEEL LIKE MY HEART OR LUNGS CANT HANDLE IT AND FEEL THIS WEIRD SENSATION IN MY CHEST LIKE POUNDING AND LIKE MY HEART IS GONNA STOP .THIS HAS TAKEN CONTROL OF MY LIFE I HAVE TWO LITTLE DAUHGTERS WITH LOTS OF ENERGY AND I FEEL GUILTY I CANT PLAY WITH THEM OR LAUGH WITHOUT ME FEELING OUT OF BREATH AND PALPITATIONS.PLEASE HELP:confused:

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