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What causes a fluttering foot on sides and top and pain on top of it? Been feeling weird sensations lately. Also pins and needles throughout body.

What causes a fluttering foot on sides and top and pain on top of it? Been feeling weird sensations lately. Also pins and needles throughout body.

See your doctor: The symptoms of pins and needles you are describing are not normal, and need to be addressed. It would be best to have this discussion with your doctor, so you can show him or her exactly what you mean. So that they can offer recommendations, or referrals of who you need to see. You may need to see a neurologist for further work up, if your condition is constant. ...Read more

Flutter (Definition)

Atrial flutter is an abnormal heart rhythm in the top of the heart in which the top of the heart beats very fast but very regularly (as opposed to atrial fibrillation which is always irregular) and can lead to a rapid heart rate and ...Read more


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How come my feet flutter just before and during sleep?

How come my feet flutter just before and during sleep?

Nerves settling: As your body relaxes and goes into quiet mode (or shut down mode, like a computer) the small nerves in your feet will start to calm down from the day and cause the feet to flutter. ...Read more

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Three days having heart flutter, sweaty hands and feet and watery mouth. What could this be?

Three days having heart flutter, sweaty hands and feet and watery mouth. What could this be?

Symptoms: Our autonomic nervous system is ein charge of nerve cells and controls our visceral organs: the heart & vessels; the pupils; the glands for tears, saliva, and sweat; the lungs’ bronchi; the stomach and intestines; the bladder; and the sexual organs.
Your symptoms seem to be related to this. Question is why and what is stimulating it. Check organophosphate poisoning ...Read more

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I'm 32. 2 months ago I feel fluttering/vibrations in various extremities of my heel, knee, arm, elbow. My skin vibrates until I move. It is very odd.?

I'm 32. 2 months ago I feel fluttering/vibrations in various extremities of my heel, knee, arm, elbow. My skin vibrates until I move. It is very odd.?

Spasms: More than likely they are muscle spasms under the skin. They can be caused from overuse, electrolyte issues - dehydration. Sometimes low calcium and magnesium can cause the spasms or muscle fasciculations. Our muscles contract and release with these 2 minerals. So highs and lows would causes the muscles to spasm ...Read more

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What causes fluttering and pain in my belly?

What causes fluttering and pain in my belly?

? Gas: One possible cause is gas. If you are burping or passing gas rectally that might be the issue. ...Read more

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How to treat atrial flutter?

How to treat atrial flutter?

Atrial flutter: This is a rapid regular atrial rhythm from 250-350 beats per minute roughly, it rarely conducts to the ventricles at 1:1. It is related to atrial fibrillation and is treated in a somewhat similar manner. ...Read more

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Fluttering in upper stomach?

Fluttering: This may be anything from a hiatal hernia to a cardiac arrhythmia. You should speak with your doctor and have a comprehensive exam. ...Read more

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What causes heart fluttering?

What causes heart fluttering?

Many things: Fluttering is a sensation. A diagnosis involves looking at the heart rhythm on an ecg.

Thereare countless rhythm variations. Some are serious, some are benign. ...Read more

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How does a heart flutter feel?

How does a heart flutter feel?

Aware of Heart Beat: Heart flutter is an awareness of your heart beat. It may be related to a rapid heart beat, or extra beats and is often referred to as palpitations. It may be caused by stress, medication, or other lifestyle considerations and in the absence of structural heart disease is of little concern. It however also can be a marker of a serious heart problem so if persistent consult your doctor. ...Read more

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Can you describe a heart flutter?

Yes: Palpitations refer to a fluttering sensation in the chest which most commonly is related to the heart beating fast and/or more forcefully and/or beating irregularly. ...Read more

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Does love make your heart flutter?

Does love make your heart flutter?

Only on Valentine's: Just kidding. Any strong sensation or emotion can cause you to sense palpitations or heart fluttering. .. But it shouldn't actually cause rhythm problems. An ekg or holter monitor should be used to see your heart's rhythm. ...Read more

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Can exercise cause heart flutters?

Possible: There are some cardiac arrhythmias related to exercise. Best to get an exercise stress test to see that. ...Read more

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What are causes of a heart flutter?

What are causes of a heart flutter?

Any arrhythimia: The heart can flutter with premature ventricular contractions (pvc), premature atrial contractions (pac), atrial fibrillatrion etc. Fluttering also known as palpitations is basically a symptom and further work up is needed. ...Read more

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Does cinnamon cause atrial flutter?

No: Atrial flutter is usually caused by an electrical loop signal in the top part of the heart called at the atrium. Cinnamon is not the cause of atrial flutter. ...Read more

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Flutter lower left side of stomach?

Flutter: This could be a dominant want muscle twitching. Check your pulse when it is happening to check for fast heart rate? You faster than 100 at rest. Seek medical help. ...Read more

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What are causing my heart flutters?

Many possibilities: Need to be evaluated by your doctor. Could be as simple as too much caffeine. But you need to be examined to be sure. ...Read more

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Should I worry if my heart flutters?

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Should I worry if my heart flutters?

Maybe: The sensation of feeling your heartbeat (heart flutters) is called palpitations and most of the time it is a completely benign symptom. However if it is accompanied by weakness, dizziness, shortness of breath, passing out, or chest pressure/pain...Or you have a history of heart problems it can be the sign of serious illness and should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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What causes your stomach to flutter?

What causes your stomach to flutter?

Gas /Air/Peristalsis: Feeling full of "gas" may reflect malabsorption of food (like gluten, lactose), intake of poorly digested food, or choosing foods known to promote gas (beans, fizzy drinks). Sometimes its more complicated--a stomach emptying too slowly, bacterial overgrowth syndrome, delayed intestinal function, partial obstruction from any cause, infection, rectum problems, and pelvic pathology outside the gut. ...Read more

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Can getting hot cause heart flutter?

Can getting hot cause heart flutter?

No: Well we hate to say never in medicine, but I never heard of heat causing atrial flutter. Perhaps if you were overheated you could get symptoms of your heart skipping, but I am talking about the rhythm called atrial flutter. There are many causes such as hypertension, overactive thyroid, valve problems, and alcohol, but not heat to my knowlege. ...Read more

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Why could the heart flutter at night?

Rhythm problem: Palpitations or fluttering sensations in the chest most commonly mean that the heart is actually beating irregular with some early beats and some pauses. This can occur at any time of day but not uncommonly, the patient is more likely to notice the sensations at night when lying still or on the left side. Also, in some cases the skipping is more likely to occur when the pulse is slower (lying down). ...Read more

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How do I know if I have heart flutter?

How do I know if I have heart flutter?

Heart flutter: This is usually manifested by a sensation of a skipped heart beat. We generally cannot feel our heart beat. If you do have a sensation of a skipped heart beat or palpitation, see your primary care physician for an initial evaluation and if appropriate, he/she can refer you to a cardiologist for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Is it normal to feel your lung flutter?

Not really. ..: It may be your heart fluttering. .. Or possibly be fluid in your airways that you feel on your chest, rather than your lungs per se. .. ...Read more

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What is the cause of my heart flutters?

Many different: Possibilities and the treatment can be very different depending upon the etiology. Recommend evaluation with your physician. ...Read more

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Why does my heart flutter every so often?

Why does my heart flutter every so often?

Ectopic beats?: Everybody's heart does a flipflip once in a while, more in caffeine users; we call this a premature ventricular contraction and unless you have more than 5 per minute, or a run of them, or have pain or faint, it's a non-problem. If by flutter you mean episodes of the heart racing and perhaps taking your breath away, it's probably supraventricular tachycardia. Ask your physician. Good luck. ...Read more

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Why is it fluttering in my fallopian tube?

Why is it fluttering in my fallopian tube?

What do you mean?: The fallopian tubes have cilia in them which are finger like protrusions that help to move fluid, eggs, and fertilized eggs along. I suppose you could say they flutter or wave but this is not something you would feel. ...Read more

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What do it means when your heart flutters?

What do it means when your heart flutters?

Arrythmia: Atrial fibrillation or flutter is a condition where heart's conduction system is abnormal and puts you at risk for stroke. You need to see a doc to discuss anticoagulation or ablation and a thalium stress test. ...Read more

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Should I be concerned with a heart flutter?

Should I be concerned with a heart flutter?

Yes: Well, you should get it checked out even though it is probably benign. Most palpitations are benign unless you have additional symptoms. ...Read more

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What could cause frequent heart fluttering?

Many causes: The causes of heart fluttering (pslpitations) are many. They may be caused from abnormal rhythms in the heart or may be even normal variants. Sometimes they may be due to atrial or ventricular premature beats (extra beats) which are usually benign. Work up with a holter or event monitor may be helpful. ...Read more

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What could I do to reduce heart fluttering?

What could I do to reduce heart fluttering?

Heart: First & most important is to find the cause so it can be treated. Consult your pcp for evaluation. ...Read more

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Fluttering Pulsing In top left chest area?

Fluttering Pulsing In top left chest area?

More info: A lot more information would be needed to even comment on this. Generally speaking, chest complaints should always be evaluated by a doctor in a timely manner. ...Read more

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Could someone feel his or her heart flutter?

Yes: Heart palpitations are sensations of fluttering or skipped heart beats. Atrial flutter is a rhythm disorder which can often be sensed by people who have it. ...Read more

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Heart flutters when I lay down. Is this bad?

Flutters: Palpitations when lying down are annoying but generally not problematic from the standpoint of health. If it is frequent and bothersome you should consult your doctor to be sure nothing abnormal is causing it. ...Read more

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Heart fluttering, is it something serious??

Possibly but prob no: Heart fluttering can be from a variety of causes but most commonly from anxiety or PSVT. PSVT can be treated by putting your face in ice water or bearing down, More seriously it can be from underlying heart conditions or even from side effects of medications, It is best to have it evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more