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  • Posted By: elias01
  • March 14, 2008
  • 07:55 PM

I Am 27 Years Old Male,father Of Two Young Little Girls 4 And 1 Husband To A Great Women.i Am Frustraded Because I Have Not Been Feeling Well For The Past 3 Years, And This Is How It All Started. One Day About 3 Years Ago I Was Lying Down In My Bed Face Down Just Watching Tv When All Of A Sudden I Started Feeling Little Sharp Pain In My Chest Like Every 2 To 3 Seconds So I Thought It Must Be A Muscular Problem So I Felt Asleep Next Day Woke Up Still Had It Spent That Whole Day With This Ploblem No Other Symtoms Went Away By Itself.1 Week Later Around 3 A.m In The Morning Woke Up With Sharp Pain In My Chest This Time It Was Really Bad And Felt Shortness Of Breath So I Rushed To The Er Spent The Whole Night Ran Ekg, Blood Test And Said Everything Was Normal.after That I Have Rushed To The Er 4 Times For Shortness Of Breath And Bad Sensation In My Chest Have Seen Seen About 7 Diffrent Doctors And Visited 4 Cardiologist Which Have Run Echocardiograms, Ekg , All Sorts Of Blood Tests,nuclear Test Of My Heart,tredmill Echos And Every Test Supposely Comes Out Good And I Keep Feeling Really Bad And Keeps Getting Worse.now Every Other Time That I Even Stand Up From Were Im Sitting Or If Im Sleeping And Just Turn In My Sleep I Feel This Pounding In My Chest Which Wakes Me Up I Cant Do My Normal Activities I Feel I Cant Even Play With My Daughters Because If I Move Very Quickly Or Jump Or Run Or Even Bend Down To Pick Them Up I Feel Pounding And Shortness Of Breath.the Only Thing That Doctors Have Seen Is When They Have Put A 24 Hour Holter On Me To Monitor My Heart They Have Noticed Its Running A Little Bit Fast But Have Said The Problem Is Not My Heart But My Anxiety And That Its All In My Head But I Try To Forget It And The Symtoms Dont Go Away Speacialy This Poundind And Sometimes Pain In My Arm My Back My Legs I Just Dont Know What Else I Even Saw A Electrofisiologist Or Something Like That Which Is Supposed To Check The Energy Inside The Heart And He Recommended A Ept Test Which He Sends A Tube Through One Of My Veins Into My Heart And Checks To See If The Energy Inside It Is Ok Now Im Scared I Dont Know If I Should Go With The Test I Guess Anything That Involves Something Going Into Your Heart Is Very Risky But I Feel I Have No Other Choice Some Doctors Say It Is Anxiety And That Its All In My Head Now I Cant Believe I Can Make Tjis Up The Symtoms Are Terrible And I Just Wanna Be Around To See My Daughters Grow Up Can Anybody Please Help Me Or Give Me Some Advise Please

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