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All Heart Vibrations Sensation
No: Heart "vibrations" or palpitations are due to many heart dysrhythmias. They occur whith extra heart beats called premature atrial or ventricular contractions, or rapid heart rates including normal tachycardia or abnormal supraventricular tachycardia. Atrial fibrillation is an irregularly irregular heart rhythm. Electrocardiograms or special monitors help define the rhythm type. ...Read more
The good news: The good news is that unlikely related to a heart condition since its about a foot away. Unclear if mean feeling or falling sensation, either way please be more specific in your next question. ...Read more
Not really: Not exactly sure what a "ticklish" sensation means as a description of a symptom, but maybe it is a "flutter" or skipped beat, etc.? If persists, see a dr. To be safe. Best wishes. ...Read more
Skipping: Your heart is skipping beats. When that occurs, the average heart rate as determined over 15 seconds appears to be slow although that's artifactual. Avoid nicotine and caffeine. Minimize stress and get plenty of sleep. If it persists, testing such as a 24-hour recording, serum electrolytes, and an echocardiogram would be reasonable tests to further investigate it. ...Read more
I felt as if my heart was touched by ice. It was very cold at first, but then became very hot. I also felt a prickling sensation. What is that?
Chest pain: Your symptoms are very atypical and may have psychological overlay. Ought to see a doctor to be checked for physical problems first. ...Read more
Every once in a while I get a weird sensation by my heart like it rumbles and just now it did it longer than usual (a couple seconds). What is this??
Normal: Normal people often get extra heartbeats. Anxious people get more of them. It's harmless. If palpitations persist uninterrupted longer than 5-10 seconds, then a cardiac evaluation may be needed. ...Read more
I have been feeling a "vibrating" sensation over my heart.... Lasts only few seconds. I have had it before and it was very inter 60 yr old male
Get heart monitor: Could be arrhythmia.Get a more detailed answer ›
When I feel anxious, it feels like my heart sinks in my chest. What's really happening that causes this sensation?
Anxiety: Anxiety is common condition and its quite possible you feel your heart sinking. Rule of thumb if heart really sinks its not compatible with life. If you are living and heart sinking, you can safely ignore symptoms. Especially taking your age into consideration you should not have major heart problems. ...Read more
For 3 days i have had a warm sensation (like something thick and warm spilt on me) around my heart area or below.?
This is an unusual: Symptom, but not unheard-of. The most important thing is to make sure it is not the sensation of "ischemia" (lack of blood supply to the heart) which results in a heart attack. Typically, ischemia causes pressure/pain. Probably the more usual cause of this sensation is blood vessel dilation, which causes a warm feeling, possibly associated with anxiety. Consider medical evaluation to clarify:) ...Read more
Hi. For a few days now, I've been feeling a weird cold sensation on the left side of my chest/around the heart region.I am 26, female.
This is unlikely to: be cardiac in nature. It may be related to your skin or nerves. If the symptoms persist you should see a health care provider who can examine you. ...Read more
PVCs?: These sensations can be due to premature heart beats. Please get a check up and an ekg by your pcp or see a cardiologist. ...Read more
Unlikely to be heart: Burning sensation in the chest not related to activity or emotional stress in an individual who is otherwise well is unlikely to be cardiac. If due to the heart, burning sensation will likely last more than several seconds and would be associated with activity, accompanied by shortness of breath, perspiration etc. Please see your physician give all the details so that he can pursue further. ...Read more
Having a sensation of my heart beating slow but hard and can feel the blood rushing up my neck with the hard beats?
What does it mean when it feels like my heart is beating on the outside of my body and a tingling sensation and heaviness
Need more information…: However, it could be as serious as (pardon the pun) a heart attack or as common as stress or anxiety. Another possibility is a phenomenon known as "cardiac awareness". This should be a valuated further, especially if you're having other symptoms such as chest pain, lightheadedness, dizziness, passing out or shortness of breath. ...Read more
I get a sensation during onset of sleep where my body seems to freeze and my heart rate falls into the 50s and i rush awake?
A bit strange: Likely benign at your age, but I'd have u see your internist or a cardiologist. A 14-day event recorder might solve that pulse issue. Could anxiety play a part here? That'd need to b worked out. I wonder about your diet: see our website = www.Thepmc. Org re what that should be. My book might help"maximum healing.". ...Read more
Hey! I have been having a cold sensation in my left side in the heart area and some pains in my chest to what could the cause be?
Anxiety?: Heart disease at 18 is very unlikely. Most chest discomfort at that age is not serious. Anxiety is a common cause of chest discomfort. If chest discomfort happens mostly with exercise, or results in significant breathing trouble or severe dizziness, then it warrants medical investigation. If exercise is well-tolerated, then chest discomfort is typically not worrisome. ...Read more
Several times a day upon standing up or exercise my heart gives a sudden thump or jumping or dropping sensation. What is it? Is this dangerous?
A PVC: In all likelihood, it's a pvc, a single extra heartbeat from the lower chamber. Don't sweat it — 75% of the "normal" population has them in any given 24 hour period. ...Read more
Hi, I'm getting weird, super quick heart beat like sensation inot my lower right side. It feels hard to the touch aND is uncomfortable but not painful?
Rapid heart beat: Please see your doctor. It could be medical or panic but you need to know what is happening and then it can be treated and you will have peace of mind. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Sensation: There are lots of things which can contribute to a sensation such as you describe. Without seeing, you and knowing more information about you, can't comment about your sensation. You mention a heart stent, this would be unusual for a 23y/o so more information would be useful ...Read more
I have a sensation a fainting while I'm trying to fall asleep, periodically. Could I be feeling my heart pausing?
Dysautonomia - MVP : You may have dysautonomia which is associated with mitral valve prolapse syndrome — neither are usually life threatening but both cause patients anxiety about their symptoms. Read dr. Richard hoffman's book on mvp on amazon. Com. Increase fluid intake, try magnesium supplements. ...Read more
I've got a squeezing sensation in my top left chest area accompanied with a headache. Does this indicate a heart problem?
Chest pain: When we evaluate the chest pain, we look at the duration of pain, precipitating events, how long, how often and any associated symptoms and other underlying medical problems and risk factor assessment. Pain may be from heart, musculoskeletal or referred pain, if the pain is a recurrent problem have yourself checked out. ...Read more
Male, 65, Diabetic patient for last 25 years and heart patient for last 10 years. Sometimes feels freezing sensation for a second?
You are not "diabetic" — you have diabetes and you can/should work to get rid of it. I strongly recommend that you have a diabetes specialist nurse to get you on the right track. It may take several months but gradually you will get rid of your diabetes and you will let all your family and friends know.
Your heart problem needs follow up with a heart specialist! ...Read more
I have a hx of anxiety, but I have an unusual warm sensation around my heart. It doesn't hurt, but is concerning. I also have hx of hot flashes?
Anxiety shows itself: In may ways. Once can mentally obsess over things that frighten the person or do behaviors to keep danger away, e.g., ritual behaviors, checking and re-checking. Physically there can be heart palpitations, shortness of breath, sweating, sleeplessness, etc. Please go to a mental health professional for support if you think you have an anxiety disorder. See your doc to rule out medical condtions. ...Read more