... essage in 2014 about increasing ejection fraction. You have given me hope. You are the only one who has said anything to make me feel I am going survive. I had a chest infection in Dec 2015, it has resulted in an infection in my heart leading to severe heart failure and life threatening Arrythmias. ... (12 replies)
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... Do you get tightness in you chest or slow heart rate, also? ... (10 replies)
... I hear your concerns -- I'm 66, but have had 'benign sinus tachy' for more than a dozen years -- pretty much ignored it after being reassured years ago, but still feel 'blips' or fluttering in upper chest at times -- no pain ever -- and of course, I have generalized anxiety (lifelong) -- quick to startle, a worrier, etc.
Now lately I'm having sustained periods (up to about... (3 replies)
... When I get them often like in 1 every second or third beat then I know it will soon become tachycardia. My heart would wobble and jump around in my chest and then the rate would double to 130 bpm. ... (3 replies)
... related shortness of breath, dizziness, mild chest pain and profuse sweating got bad enough to drive me to get an echocardiogram. The diagnosis of HCM led my cardiologist to increase my atenolol to 200mg daily. ... (0 replies)
... Did you get a copy of the summary report from the monitor? If not, you might request it, to double-check the results for yourself.
Seems kinda sloppy to me. If they were that careless setting the equipment, it makes me wonder if they were careless attaching the leads correctly to your chest?
It's hard to believe that the monitor did not pick up any of the... (7 replies)
... I have SVT. I have never ever had chest pain when I've had an episode of arrythmia. ... (2 replies)
... Hi everyone,
I am 18 and was just diagnosed with SVT, but have not found my specific symptoms on any websites that I've looked at. I would love to see if any of you that know you have SVT have these similar specific symptoms, for my own peace of mind.
Here are my symptoms:
My SVT episodes only happen when I am exercising. I can always tell when SVT is about to... (2 replies)
... years and also left arm pains that happen on my shoulder and around the elbow. From what I can tell the chest pain and arm pain aren't necessarily coming together but they happen periodically and sometimes together, the arm one is more common. ... (1 replies)
... Hi has anyone heart of someone being left with pain, discomfort or other sensations on the left side of the chest after a prolonged hypertensive episode? ... (0 replies)
... When I was reading your post I thought it was myself writing it. I have had the same symptoms for over a month now. Chest pain near breast. To the point I am unable to wear a Bra, arm pain, pressure and the feeling of having a heart attack. ... (19 replies)
... Hi! Did you ever figure it out? I am having the same issues. My EKG's are normal. I am currently wearing a monitor for 48 hours. I had a bunch of episodes last night, almost every 30 minutes. I am starting to lean towards sleep apnea. It scares the crap out of me when it happens. It feels like my heart might have stopped and then it gets this jump start and explodes back on. (4 replies)
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... I don't think it's cardiac pain if it only lasts a few seconds.
Does the pain get better or worse when you move or change position?
Cardiac pain is constant - it does not get better or worse if you change position.
Does the pain get worse if you press on it?
Cardiac pain will stay the same if you press on it. (1 replies)
... Sometimes it feels like my heart is punching me on my chest and my back just for standing up from resting, and i have heat flashes and sweating, i sweat easily and much. And i'm tired and pale. ... (0 replies)
... sometimes. I had stopped walking for about four weeks and gained about 15 pounds because I was having headaches and other issues. When I started again, my chest feels heavy and I am more easily out of breath. ... (0 replies)
... anytime you have chest pain that's been going on for a while should be investigated. I read yesterday that the nerves in our abdominal cavity, and chest area is different than say the nerves on your fingers. ... (1 replies)
... I am new to this message board, and found Health Boards when I was searching the web for my heart palpations. They started two days ago, at night when my heart was beating very weakly, and I seemed to feel palpitations in my chest, every so often. I tried to feel my pulse in my neck, and my heart rate was really weak. When I felt the palpation my heart rate seemed to pause... (10 replies)
... but I sort of feel I should be on something given the fact that I can't even walk up a flight of stairs without feeling like my heart is going to beat out of my chest and feeling of fainting. I also find myself completely exhausted the majority of the time even when I haven't done anything. ... (5 replies)