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Is Chest Pain A Symptom Of Hyperthyroidism
Doc I have a hyperthyroidism. Last week I have my lab test result the result was normal but still I have a symptoms like chest pain and chest dscmfort?
Hyperthyroid. Had chest pain before thyroid was controlled. But now dull ache on my left shoulder blade. Seek med help?
Hyperthyroid symptom: 20F of unknown ethnicity, location, or current meds asks: Hyperthyroid with chest pain went away with Rx. Now has dull ache of L shoulder blade: Seek med help;. ANS: review what you have been doing- lifting, moving, exercising. Etc last few days. If that reveals no good explanation and it continues for another few days then seek real medical help not here. ...Read more
Hr 108 shortness of breath and chest pain what could be the cause? History: hyperthyroidism until july 20 2011 hbp and palpitations no thyroid meds
See your DR and: Get checked for heart/lung condition, asthma, anxiety, irregular heart rhythm etc. I presume u had all the necessary tests done. Have your thyroid function monitored. Cut down on caffeine/soda intake, minimize exposure to smoke. Get checked for pheochromocytoma. Take care! ...Read more
Hyperthyroidism not under control having chest pain palpitations burning in chest all day nausea threw up & headache & dizzy. What should I do?
Thyroid strom: Head to ED. You might be having symptoms of thyroid strom which can be lofe threatening. ...Read more
4yr c/o chest pain & racing HR. Hyper, hungry, nervous, irritable & sweaty like hyperthyroid vs hypo. EKG & labs WNL, TSH 5.4. Hashitoxicosis?
Hashitoxocosis?: Did you mean thyrotoxicosis? There is a thyroid disease called Hashimotos thyroiditis. The TSH of 5 is elevated, and your symptoms sound as tho they could be related to elevated thyroid function. Definitely needs to be be reviewed by you doctor. ...Read more
Dizziness during exercise (aerobic/cardio/anaerobic) no short of breath nor chest pain what could be the cause? Hbp tachycardia hyperthyroidism
Dehydration: Try drinking half your weight in ounces of water. It you weigh 100 pounds drink 50 ounces a day. 150 lbs drink 75 oz aday, etc. See your doctor if after drinking water each day your symptoms persist see your doctor to get your thyroid checked as well as your blood pressure. The Inderal (propranolol) you take may be lowering your blood pressure and pulse more that you realize. ...Read more
I have sudden left chest pains cause of untreated hyperthyroid. I do self treat and take methimazole, do you reckon I should increase or decrease dose?
Dr eval: You need to be followed by a physician who will monitor & titrate your medications. ...Read more
Does hyperthyroidism sometimes cause chest pains (palpitations)? If so, does increasing the dose work? Carbimazole & propranolol.
Need to dose up prop: Dose increase need for rate control. Thyroid may not be controlled see your doc. ...Read more
Quite often: One of the most common causes of chest pain is gastroesophageal reflux (heartburn). With chest pain the other etiologies include cardiac, musculoskeletal, and sometimes lung. There are medications for relief of heartburn and prevent serious changes in the esophagus such as esophagitis and stricture. See your physician to verify cause of symptoms. ...Read more
Is chest pain a symptom of anxiety (right side) + needling sensation and heart flutters, pvcs? : (I have no heart disease but I so have awful anxiety
EasilyVisciousCircle: Do not intend to promote anxiety, but long known that cvds typically starts childhood yet asymptomatic for decades & docs do no detect; hidden in artery walls, not in openings. Heart rate & contraction spit-second controlled from brain, yet docs can't see this, only a few end responses. Flutters more commonly heart, pvcs (if accurate) are heart & cvds promotes but brain control still dominant. ...Read more
YES!: Yes, particularly when lying down at bedtime ...Read more
Go to a doctor: At your age it's probably not a heart problem. However you need a work up to truly know the difference, so get to a doctor immediately. ...Read more
Had gastroscope done to rule out problem symptom was chest pain for two months nodule found at ge junction what should I be concerned about?
Biopsy: You should ask your GI doctor regarding the cause of the nodule, they are usually biopsied to determine if they benign or not. If it is due to constant reflux of acid from your stomach, this will explain your chest pain especially if your chest pain resolves with anti-acid medications. ...Read more
Not always: Chest pain is a classic symptom of a heart attack, particularly mid-sternal, crushing or pressure-type pain radiating to the neck, jaw or arm. But other symptoms are common, including: nausea, diaphoresis (heavy, cold sweats), shortness of breath, dizziness, even abdominal pain. ...Read more
What are the symptoms when lymphoma affects thymus gland? Can chest pain be the only symptom of lymphoma?
May or may not be sx: Lymphoma will produce a sizable mass which will grow and become obvious before any other symptoms might appear. If the Chest CT Scan is normal, then I doubt there is any lymphoma in the Thymus/chest. Chest pain is a nonspecific symptom which can be caused by many many different reason, some obvious, others not so obvious. ...Read more
I have a major migraine for 12 days now and have been having dull chest pain here and there. I noticed a new symptom:tight pulling sensation in chin.
Not necessarily: Although patients with cardiomyopathy may experience chest pain, the symptom of chest pain does not necessarily indicate that cardiomyopathy is present. If the chest pain is recurrent or persistent, especially if associated with difficulties breathing, you should be evaluated by your primary care physician. ...Read more
To have a heart attack you do not have to have chest pain. Can you have a heart attack while just feeling skipped beats as the only symptom?
Unlikely: Hi MoeA645, Yes, many people who have heart attacks do not suffer the typical symptoms of chest pain, difficulty breathing, nausea & sweating. Still, it's very unlikely feeling just a few skipped beats means you are having a heart attack. You may have something called palpitations, which are often nothing to worry about. If the skipped beats occur often or with other symptoms, I'd see a doctor. ...Read more
Can you have pneumonia w/ the only symptom being intermittent chest pain? Had flu/prolonged sinusitis. Have asthma. Peak flows are really good (500+)
Unlikely: If you have pneumonia, you would likely have a cough, fever, or problem breathing. At your age, heart disease is not a strong suspect unless you are diabetic. Need to consult your doctor re. The chest pain- I could have given you a better answer if you had specified the location of the location, duration, triggers, or character of the chest pain. ...Read more