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Can feel a pulsating in abdomen after i eat and when i lay down at night, I have no pain

Can feel a pulsating in abdomen after i eat and when i lay down at night,  I have no pain

Probably ok: While this is probably ok, and just an awareness of your body, it could represent something else. Any time a pulsatile sensation is associated with a large mass, we are concerned about an aneurysm. Best to see your primary care for an exam and a more complete evaluation. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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What could a pulsating in abdomen and rapid heartbeat be from?

What could a pulsating in abdomen and rapid heartbeat be from?

Possible arrhythmia: A rapid heart beat with abdominal pulsations (particularly noticeable in a thin person) might signify a tachycardia type arrhythmia (either svt or VT in origin). If large fluctuations in neck veins are seen it could favor VT as te cause given the av dissociation that would typically occur (atria contracting against a closed av valve producing cannon "a" waves. Patient activated monitoring helpful. ...Read more

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What does it mean when my right abdomen pulsates for a few seconds then goes numb for a minute. its happened a few times over just two days.

What does it mean when my right abdomen pulsates for a few seconds then goes numb for a minute. its happened a few times over just two days.

Irritated nerve: The only thing I can think of would be an irritated superficial nerve in the skin. If it's a small area and doesn't happen too often I wouldn't be alarmed. If the area of numbness spreads then I would see a doctor ...Read more

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What to do if I have pulsating pain in right-upper quadrant (abdomen)?

What to do if I have pulsating pain in right-upper quadrant (abdomen)?

RUQ anatomy: Anatomically, the right upper quadrant (RUQ) of the abdomen includes: liver, gallbladder, pancreatic head, bile ducts and ampulla, c-loop of the duodenum, stomach antrum and pylorus, the hepatic flexure of the colon. Don't forget the diaphragm & lower chest are pretty close by. The abdominal musculature, ribs, & skin can all contribute as well to localizing RUQ pain. Lots to consider here. ...Read more

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Having pulsating feelings in my lower right abdomen when I sit down or lay down with no pain. Should I be worried of an anuresym?

Having pulsating feelings in my lower right abdomen when I sit down or lay down with no pain. Should I be worried of an anuresym?

Exam: You are quite young for an aortic or abdominal aortic aneurysm. Have the pulsation checked by your physician. Obtain and abdominal ultrasound if this is suggestive of aneurysm - doubtful at your age; however, must be checked and examined. ...Read more

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When i lie on my back i can see and feel my abdomen pulsating around my navel. Is this normal? I am of slim build if that's relevant

When i lie on my back i can see and feel my abdomen pulsating around my navel. Is this normal? I am of slim build if that's relevant

Yes, it is normal: You are seeing the normal pulsation of your aorta. It is visible because you are slim enough for the pulsations to be visible. ...Read more

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I noticed my abdomen is pulsating like whole abd. I look at it while i'm holding my breath and I'm always acidic. But when I touch it i feel no pulse?

I noticed my abdomen is pulsating like whole abd. I look at it while i'm holding my breath and I'm always acidic. But when I touch it i feel no pulse?

Aortic pulse: Most likely you are seeing the the pulse in your aorta (large artery running along your spine). It pulses with each heart beat. In thin people, can see it pulse through through the whole abdomen. If you cannot feel it,, that is a good thing. So not to worry. Normal. Hope this helps. Dr R ...Read more

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I fell down my stairs a few weeks and hurt myself and ever since I've had a weird pulsating feeling deep in my abdomen like between my back and belly?

I fell down my stairs a few weeks  and hurt myself and ever since I've had a weird pulsating feeling deep in my abdomen like between my back and belly?

See your doctor: This may not be anything too significant, but I would suggest that you be checked out to make sure that you haven't suffered any trauma to your abdominal organs; ...Read more

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I have some sort of odd pulsating sensation in my lower abdomen?

Pulse in abdomen: Check with your doctor if it has any significance. ...Read more