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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
It is difficult to: know for certain whether the heart beats you are feeling truly go away or you just don't feel them anymore when you change position. Ask your health c ... Read More

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Cardiologist: evaluation is needed, basic ECG and Holter monitor (24 hours heart tracing), in addition to other diagnostic tests may be ordered, ask your doctor for ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Doubt heart pain: Lying on your left side brings the heart nearer the rib cage and often makes your heart beat feel more prominent. I doubt it would cause actual heart ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Gravity: Heart is slightly left of center, so some people notice its motion against inside of chest when on their left. If disturbing, can ask your Dr to check ... Read More
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A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Possible: Arrhythmia ...Talk to your physician as you may need a holter or event monitor.
A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Possible: Arrhythmia ...Talk to your physician as you may need an event or holter monitor.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tonga Nfor
15 years experience Cardiology
Unlikely to be heart: Several organs on the chest can cause pain e.g. Chest wall, lungs, heart, nerves, food pipe, etc. The description of your pain does not sound cardiac.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Arrhythmia ?: A holter or event monitor may be required to diagnose ....Please confer with your physician.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Loh answered
48 years experience Cardiology
Actually, not much: The heart actually sits directly behind the breast plate (sternum). The reason it feels like it's to the left side of the chest is because the heart ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nassir Azimi
22 years experience Interventional Cardiology
Pericarditis: It can be msuckuloskeletal or it can be inflammation of the pericadium of teh heart. Sometimes it is viral and inflammatory. Rarely, it cab be attru ... Read More
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