A 21-year-old male asked:
Could i have peripheral arterial disease at 21 no family history? i have pain in my legs and arms for 2 years now. goes away with exercise, affects me the most at rest. dizzy during exercise (stress test says its not my heart?
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Internal Medicine 9 years experience
Reviewed Apr 02, 2021
Pathology 49 years experience
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor and discuss if you may be depressed. Counter-intuitive as it may seem, exercise may help. Start with low intensity exercise such as walking and gradually increase the intensity as tolerated. Drink more water. Wish you good health!
Answered Apr 02, 2021
Last updated Apr 3, 2021
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