A 19-year-old female asked:
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19, female. anxiety and depression. from panicking i can feel one hard pump of the heart through my neck, head, and stomach. it kinda hurts. high bp?

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Dr. Jerald Ratner
50 years experience Psychiatry
Possible: It could be the anxiety leading to elevated blood pressure. I would monitor your blood pressure to evaluate it;but most likely it is your body's reaction to stress; and is transient.Physical symptoms frequently accompany panic attacks.
Answered on Mar 18, 2015
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