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Palpitations: You are having palpitations, which can be caused by many things, including thyroid issues, anxiety, arrhythmias, caffeine, hypoglycemia, among many other things. You need to be evaluated both with blood tests and possibly with a 24 hour monitor called a holter monitor to see what the heart is doing during these episodes from an electrical standpoint. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Chances of surviving a heart aneurism? If an otherwise healthy woman in her 50's suffers a heart aneurysm, what are the odds of survival?
What is an aneurysm of the heart or an emlolism? My grandmother died yesterday because of this and wanted to know more about this condition please
What to do if my brother had heart surgery 6 days ago for aneurysm, his aorta was about to burst and repaired yet however tp?
I put headphones in without realizing the sound was completely turned up all the way. Can loud sounds Cause a brain aneurysm to form? Or damage your heart?
Abnormalities : No, absolutely no damage to the brain or heart can occur. Stop worrying ...Read more
Ok, is it possible to engage in vigorous physical activity with bad heart valve and or aortic aneurysm without experiencing symptoms?
Not likely: The cardiac valve problem, especially aortic or mitral, will cause shortness of breath issues which would make it unlikely to continue what your were doing. The aortic aneurysm would have little to no symptoms with activity. Doesn't mean that the aneurysm can't rupture, in which case your symptoms would be pain and likely death. Very unlikely to happen unless the aneurysm is greater than 5 cm. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Heart tee results all were normal but found atrial septal aneurysm, diastolic dysfun present. What these mean. Any concerns or further action needed.?
This morning I had sex. with my girlfriend for about 35 minutes and it was really intense and my heart was basically pounding through my chest. My question is it's been about an hours and I still have a headache, is it possible that it is an aneurysm?
Okay but so worried my grandpa has congestive heart failure & an aneurysm in his stomach. Will he die?
Someday: CHF implies he has a damaged heart and an aortic aneurysm has risk of rupture. However, it depends on how he is doing despite these diseases and what other conditions he has. His doctors will advise on course of treatment. Everybody dies someday no matter how healthy they've been. My advice is to make every day count with your loved ones, even those in perfect health. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a heart valve replacement in may of 2011 . Then i had a vertebral aneurysm and had a embolization perform in aug 2012 . Connection?
None : None that i know --.Get a more detailed answer ›
Symptoms: Sometimes it is hard to differentiate between a heart attack and and anxiety attack because of overlapping symptoms of chest pain/difficulty breathing. However, a brain aneurysm rupture is hard to miss. The typical symptom is the sudden onset of the "worst headache of one's life". The pain is excrutiating and often produces coma. Neurosurgical attention is needed immediately. ...Read more
No: It doesn't stop in the carotid (which is a large artery). It keeps right on moving until it comes to a vessel that's too small for passage and then it becomes lodged there and obstructs circulation. Since the carotids supply the brain, these emboli cause strokes. ...Read more
As soon as an embolus travels through the heart and up a carotid artery can it cause an aneurysm?
Blockage: Usually an embolus from the heart to the carotids causes obstruction of blood flow either in the carotid artery or other blood vessels feeding the brain. An aneurysm can occur without blockage or embolus and is usually related to an abnormality in the wall of the blood vessel. ...Read more
Can a cardiac aneurysm cause a ddimer to be high?
What type of test can determine if I have a blood clot in heart?
Yearly echos to check heart. Have a pfo with atrial septal aneurysm. EA ratio was 1.01 on paper, normal range says (1.1-2.1). Dr didn't mention. Bad?
Female, 52, w/pvc's Had a stress echo done yesterday and found an aneurysm between the upper chambers of the heart, no hole. Reason for concern?
Some, yes.: An atrial septal aneurism is a bulging and weakening of the muscular wall between the right & left atria. Few patients have complications. Rarely, blood clots can form around the aneurism and very rarely rupture can occur. The risk of complications is reduced by judicious use of blood thinners, control of rhythm abnormalities and blood pressure, and maintaining a heart healthy diet & life style. ...Read more