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If repetitive,: Might be very different from the typical one-time bell's palsy, and could conceivably be related to underlying sarcoidosis, or even a neuroma which kicks up periodically. An immune nerve disorder cidp may cause bilateral facial weakness. Perhaps a neurologist ought to evaluate this. ...Read more
Woke up to a long fastrun of pac, coughed quick to stop it, felt like drums! Holter 62pac majority (couplet), 7 pvc echo mvp/trivialmr cardiac arrest?
Palpitations: Likely you have a supraventricular arrhythmia amenable to vagotonic maneuvers, you need a comprehensive assessment including ECG and lab. Documentation via ambulatory 30 day /ILR may be needed. Please seek formal consultation with local electrophysiologists or via Health Tap concierge consultation ...Read more
Surgery : Double elevator palsy, old term for monocular elevation deficiency: inability to elevate one eye resulting in one eye pointed down. 25% with monocular elevation deficiency and congenital ptosis have marcus gunn jaw-winking: mis-wired cranial nerve controls chewing or sucking is wired to the elevators of the eyelid causing a "wink" when chewing or sucking. Treat with surgery. Exercises useless. ...Read more
I heard a swooshing sound/felt pumping action below heart by ribs w/ static exercise.It went away quickly. Only nervous I heard swoosh noise clearly. ?
Noise: description suggests a probable gastrointestinal source of you symptom. If recurrent will need formal evaluation.Health Tap Concierge or a local physician would be able to help ...Read more
Dringairtravel descent episde ear&head pain began folwd by dizziness, weakness, ataxia, tachycardia, chestpain, flttering flopping sensation chest, &shtwind?
24hr holter showed many skipped beats and early/xtra beats.What are these called? I feel heart pause,then sudden hard fast beat, very irreg n repeats
Premature beats: They are simply called "premature beats" as they occur earlier than expected. They originate either from the upper chamber (atrium) and termed premature atrial beats PAC or from the lower chamber(ventricle) called premature ventricular beats (PVC) . In both cases following the premature beats ,there is a pause and the first beat usually feels strong or hard. Check with MD They are often benign ...Read more
Palpitations occurring had panic attack yday head goes numb couple seconds heart rate slows when walking up stairs to worryingly slow bps chest pains?
Confusing: I know you're limited in the number of characters you can type, but your question is very confusing to me. (maybe it's my american english?) :) for your palpitations: there are many causes/kinds. You need a 24 hour holter recording to see what's actually happening. ...Read more
Diagnosed with Bells Palsy 6/18/17right side. Noticed twitching over left eye 6/30/17 does it mean I'm getting bilateral palsy. Are twitches normal?
Not likely: It is highly unlikely that you would develop bilateral Bell's palsy. I assume that you are using refresh pm or some other petroleum based ointment in the right eye several times daily and before bed to protect your cornea. If you do develop it in your left eye, use the ointment there, too and call your doctor. Best wishes ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Will radio frequency treatment help bels palsy symptoms i actually have my bels palsy from contracting ramsey hunt syndrome?
Dr cant diagnose periodic paralysis, it hit for 2-3 mins max, I never fall, when tired/during season change, hand moves induced Hypok/hyperk?
Please give details: I don't understand exactly what you mean by "can't" diagnose periodic paralysis. Is this doctor a neurologist? There could be other factors present making the diagnosis more challenging such as HYPERthyroidism, seizure disorders, and periodic paralytic types with NORMAL levels of potassium. If you'd like a private consult to explain more write me at: www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi Key Code: PDXFNR ...Read more
I have couplet/triplet skip beats last 48holter 36 PAC 11 couplet, 14 single pvc, I get chest/breath sinking feeling, wakes me up doctor not worried?
Skipped beats cause: The kind of Sx u describe.Tho they can b annoying if there is no evidence of any heart disease,they are not serious.Am not sure from ur description how many are ventricular or atrial. The total number of extra beats is low, good.Tho I think it is unlikely u shud b sure u don't have hyperthyroidism.Try to avoid stimulants; caffeine, smoking & xcessive alcohol to < Sx. If Sx 2 bad meds may help. ...Read more
Cold shoulder pain, sleep paralysis, myoclonus, tmjd, hypoglycemia, voice hoarseness, numbness in neck, paresthesia in face (electrical) and body?
Long menu: You have a long menu of symptoms. I would recommend you see a neurologist who specializes in sleep disorders as well and that you also see an endocrinologist. Together they be able to piece together what's going on. The help of an ear nose and throat specialist may also be required. Best wishes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Take pulse walking feel pauses. They last a few seconds, followed by regular beat, more pauses immediately. Do not feel palpitations in chest.Problem?
Got sagged anterior mitral leaflet TR MR, pac sometimes (holter showed)I get this weird double strong beat during norm rhythm no pause what's that?
Ent says vestibular neuritis- hearing great via hearing test, mild nystugmutus to the left.But when i close my eyes they twitch (eye lids). Vertigo worse in am.Can twitch b from neuritis? No MRI done
I do MRIs: Generally symptoms related to the posterior fossa of the brain can be clinically diagnosed but they cannot be certain there is no stroke or tumor present. My mother had the diagnosis of recurrent vestibular neuritis (or labyrinthitis). In mris done a few years later she had multiple pontine strokes. Also the doctor should order your MRI with and without contrast. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Holter report supraventricul 24isolated ,2couple ,1 runs totally 3 beats, 3beats longest Run 81 bpm, 3 beats fasted run 81bpm, 1.7 second max R-R?
Depends on symptoms: Your findings may be considered normal. It depends whether you felt the symptoms prompting the holter placement, during the time that you wore the holter. Either way, a longer-term rhythm recording may be necessary. Call 911 if you develop shortness of breath, chest pain, dizziness, passing out, or a sudden onset rapid heart rhythm that doesn't resolve after 30 seconds, or recurs. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer