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A 32-year-old male asked:

Hey docs. gotten a full workup by heart doc lung ent and gi. check chart on profile. i feel lump my throat and pulse / heart beat feels weak on neck and chest. can't feel it. 1 year are you suppose to? breathing patterns different cancer? heart dis?

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Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Biopsy: you should have biopsy of lump on your throat to find the cause so be treated.
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Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 40 years experience
Weak pulse: Pulse may feel weak because not assessing it in the right spot or may have muscle /fat over it. If can go to work, play, get out and about, take care of self then your heart is working Ok. Do not worry , The lump in the throat can be from reflux, esophageal, spasm , post nasal drip (allergies), anxiety, rarely globus pharyngeus. Video swallow exam may show mechanism of swallow. f/u/ w/ doc
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