A 17-year-old female asked:
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is it normal to be able to see your artery in neck pulsing. mine on the left hurts neck feels numb throat sore scared i have a carotid anurysm . help ?

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Dr. Harinder Gill
38 years experience Cardiology
Pulsation: Pulsation are often normally seen in the neck.discomfort if persistent needs to be formally evaluated.
Answered on Sep 11, 2016

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