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Doctor insights on: Pulsating Feeling Of Blood Pumping In Neck

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Bad headaches and cool/breezy feeling in back of throat or blood feeling sort of. If this helps, I sometimes get pulsating aches in left temporal area!

Bad headaches and cool/breezy feeling in back of throat or blood feeling sort of. If this helps, I sometimes get pulsating aches in left temporal area!

Temporal headaches: Any eye issues? Follow up with doctor/ urgent care could be temporal arteritis, versus migraine, aneurysms, carotid issues, (do not know your age), infection like zoster/herpes/ lyme or just bad strep. Check it out today with doctor/urgent care. ...Read more

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When I do exercise with my neck and head I always have a headache very bad? I heard someone say that because my blood's not pump enough for my head.

When I do exercise with my neck and head I always have a headache very bad? I heard someone say that because my blood's not pump enough for my head.

A lot of reasons: This can be caused to a lot of reasons, blood pressure is one of them. You may not be drinking enough water, try doing neck stretches and any other stretch prior to doing any physical activities. If none of these work I recommend seeing a doctor so they can make a proper diagnosis and help you from there. ...Read more

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On occasion I get a pinch in my right neck vein when my heart pumps blood. Feels like something is trying to squeeze through my neck vein what is it?

On occasion I get a pinch in my right neck vein when my heart pumps blood. Feels like something is trying to squeeze through my neck vein what is it?

Sensation: Sensation in your neck may be due to many possibilities: muscle strain, neurologic issues, diet issues, or cardiovascular issues. What is your blood pressure & do you have any family history of heart issues or stroke? Consult with us to guide you better. ...Read more

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Feels like blood rushing through my ear when I press the pulse on my neck. Normal? Also pulse of foot do not pulsate the exact same time as my neck do?

Feels like blood rushing through my ear when I press the pulse on my neck. Normal? Also pulse of foot do not pulsate the exact same time as my neck do?

Distance: Unless one has legs about the length of a long neck (like a giraffe, but this is never the case in a human), his pulse will hit the neck before it hits the foot, even if he brings his foot up to his head. It's like stomping on a garden hose... The pressure waves takes time to travel. ...Read more

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I had EKG/ABI/Stress Echocardiogram/Chest XR/Carotid US=normal. But when I lie down I can feel blood pumping back of neck/head. Some more testing?

I had EKG/ABI/Stress Echocardiogram/Chest XR/Carotid US=normal. But when I lie down I can feel blood pumping back of neck/head. Some more testing?

Not likely: If all those tests were done and everything is normal. Don't think you'll get more info from your md. A thorough medical exam would provide equally useful info. In addition to properly answer your question note detail and description on when this happens is needed. ...Read more

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FUO 2+ yrs, ++fatigue, usually feel v cold but alternates with sweats, recent pulsating bv r neck, GGT++, ALP+ all other bloods, ECG, bone scan ok?

FUO 2+ yrs, ++fatigue, usually feel v cold but alternates with sweats, recent pulsating bv r neck, GGT++, ALP+ all other bloods, ECG, bone scan ok?

Keep looking: You're wasting your time addressing an FUO over the internet. Sorry. It just isn't realistic. Your elevated blood work suggests liver involvement. An abscess should be (and probably has been) ruled out. ...Read more

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I press my neck and hear blood flow in left ear, not pulsating. Not in my right. Though my right ear bruises up with sound. Afraid of some blood cloth.

I press my neck and hear blood flow in left ear, not pulsating. Not in my right. Though my right ear bruises up with sound. Afraid of some blood cloth.

See your Dr: While a 21yo male, if healthy, is unlikely to have "blood clot" issue, what you describe might be related to the vessels, and should be evaluated further to be certain. See your dr, might be able to clear issue with exam, or ultrasound or other test. Meanwhile, stop pushing on your neck ;). ...Read more

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I have like pulsing pain in the left side of my neck, its like my vein is trying to push too thick of blood through. Should I be worried?

I have like pulsing pain in the left side of my neck, its like my vein is trying to push too thick of blood through. Should I be worried?

No: No the vein does. It pulsate your feeling of pulsation is a combination of artery in the neck and muscle spasm. Try to relax and apply heat pad on the area you will feel better ...Read more

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Last few nights blood pressure normal but pulse running up to 110 sometimes can feel it pulsing in chest and neck, is this ok. Tyvm?

Last few nights blood pressure normal but pulse running up to 110 sometimes can feel it pulsing in chest and neck, is this ok. Tyvm?

Sounds like: You are very ANXIOUS and BTW anxiety can increase your pulse rate!!
Give it a rest.....do not measure it for a few days/nights!

This is a COMMON PROBLEM seen with the newer PULSE rate measurements on WATCHES and FITNESS DEVICES.....
Hope this is helpful!

Dr Z ...Read more

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On and off throbbing pain in front of neck. Normal ekg and blood. I noticed crutch use triggered it and now throbs on and off in wrists. Nerves?

On and off throbbing pain in front of neck. Normal ekg and blood. I noticed crutch use triggered it and now throbs on and off in wrists. Nerves?

Musculo Skeletal: The description of your symptoms and the normal blood work and EKG suggest that this is a musculo- skeletal problem. Muscle strain from using the crutch. Try a little Tylenol (acetaminophen) or some Ibuprofen or Aleve as directed and see if that helps. ...Read more

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Throbbing pain left side of neck (do have anxiety problems) EKG and echo blood work normal. Almost 7 months pregnant. Anything to worry about?

Throbbing pain left side of neck (do have anxiety problems) EKG and echo blood work normal. Almost 7 months pregnant. Anything to worry about?

Likely muscle throb: Women, pregnant or not, w/ throbbing in side of neck who have had med tests to rule out serious problems are left with a couple of poss. Causes: nervous tick (if due to anxiety), nerve irritatio: mechanical-due to pregnancy or just due to spinal or rib dysfunction irritating nerve. In pregnancy, meds are a bad idea, but osteopathic hands-on exam may find cause & gentle manipulation may fix it. ...Read more

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I have high blood pressure, anemic, blood vessels contraction through parts of my head, and neck line throbbing. Should I be concern?

I have high blood pressure, anemic, blood vessels contraction through parts of my head, and neck line throbbing. Should I be concern?

Yes: If you know you have high blood pressure and anemia, I assume you have been to your doctor and learned about your diagnoses. If that is the case, then you need to be concerned enough about things to follow your doctor's directions. If you haven't been to see you doctor, you should go. ...Read more

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I pulled a muscle in my neck yesterday, today I have extreme fatigue and throbbing in left arm at times. Could I have developed DVT or a blood clot?

I pulled a muscle in my neck yesterday, today I have extreme fatigue and throbbing in left arm at times. Could I have developed DVT or a blood clot?

Unlikely: DVT in arms is very uncommon. You may take acetaminophen for pain and if the pain does not get better in 2-3 days, it would be prudent to see a doctor for an evaluation.
Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex.
Get HPV vaccine ...Read more

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What cause blood vessels to pump real hard at rest? I can feel them at rest, Thoughout body even side of head. Have sinus. Did CBC, thyroid, ct scan. Normal

What cause blood vessels to pump real hard at rest? I can feel them at rest, Thoughout body even side of head. Have sinus. Did CBC, thyroid, ct scan. Normal

Misinformed?: Blood vessels don't pump blood. The heart is the pump. The blood vessels are just tubes through which the blood flows. ...Read more

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Left lower abd pain. Pap, blood, colonoscopy, stool, CT scan normal. Left arm pit pain, left neck node swollen and throbbing tongue. Ovar ca poss?

Left lower abd pain. Pap, blood, colonoscopy, stool, CT scan normal. Left arm pit pain, left neck node swollen and throbbing tongue. Ovar ca poss?

Complicated: There are so many symptoms and signs that are probably not connected, I would continue working with your doctor or get a second opinion.

You have a ct scan with is neg. I assume it is of your pelvis. This would at least give us reassurance of no pelvic mass such as a ovarian cancer.

Left lower quadrant pain could be, muscle, ureter, bladder, uterus, colon, hip, kidney. ...Read more

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Having head pressure, throbbing, pain, lightheaded, fatigue for 4months? Had head/neck mri, mra and CT scan, blood work. What next? No meds help.

Having head pressure, throbbing, pain, lightheaded, fatigue for 4months? Had head/neck mri, mra and CT scan, blood work. What next? No meds help.

See a neurologist: These symptoms may represent a headache or other neurological condition. You should keep a log of the location, timing, duration, and intensity of these episodes and take the log with you to a neurologist. Https://www. Aan. Com/Guidelines/Home/ByTopic? TopicId=16 ...Read more

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Throat hurts blood in mucus throbbing head I'm a smoker been sick on and off for months when not sick mucus and more mucus. Why the blood?

Throat hurts blood in mucus throbbing head I'm a smoker been sick on and off for months when not sick mucus and more mucus. Why the blood?

See a doctor: Are you coughing up blood or you have blood in your nasal secretions? You need further work up if blood coming from the lungs, chest x ray, etc. If it is in your nasal secretions a course of antibiotics for sinusitis might bd needed. The best thing is to see a doctor and have an exam in the office. Please dot smoking. ...Read more

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I have had a throbbing ache on my left side of my throat. Could it be that I'm not getting enough blood flow to heart?

I have had a throbbing ache on my left side of my throat. Could it be that I'm not getting enough blood flow to heart?

Possibly, yes: Not all cardiac angina is classical "elephant on the chest" type pain, especially in women. If the pain occurs w/ exertion and is relieved by rest, chances are high that it is cardiac in origin. If occurs at rest and not w/ exertion, chances are much lower. You need to see a cardiologist for further history and the appropriate testing based on your history. ...Read more

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Pulsating feeling rt side of neck?

Pulsating feeling rt side of neck?

Neck pulsation: The carotid arteries are large and very important arteries in both sides of your neck and supply blood to your brain. If you feel that one side has a much stronger pulsation than the other side, then have a physician examine your neck for any abnormalities of these arteries. ...Read more

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I feel like my heart is pumping strongly. There is a pulsating feeling in the center of my chest. What could cause this?

I feel like my heart is pumping strongly. There is a pulsating feeling in the center of my chest. What could cause this?

Heart rhythm: Abnormal rhythms can cause periodic additional beats or continuous irregularity, which can be felt as 'skips', light-headedness, chest discomfort, weakness, or be asymptomatic. See a doctor for further evaluation soon. ...Read more

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Can swelling in neck restrict blood flow to the head? Feeling dizzy on and off but it might be my allergies.

Can swelling in neck restrict blood flow to the head? Feeling dizzy on and off but it might be my allergies.

Swelling in neck: Swelling in neck may be a swollen lymph gland. It would not likely cause dizziness. The dizziness can certainly be caused by your allergies. ...Read more

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Off/on get this pulsating feeling in left side neck under jaw, does not hurt. Is uncomfortable. I wasn't stressed. Ideas?

Off/on get this pulsating feeling in left side neck under jaw, does not hurt. Is uncomfortable. I wasn't stressed. Ideas?

TMJ/TMD?: 24yo female has unilateral jaw pain which might represent Temporomandibular Joint, TMJ, disorder. Masseter muscle spasm is commonly associated with left neck & jaw symptoms; as well as with temporomandibular joint disorder, TMD. See comments: ...Read more

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Tapping/Pumping feeling up/down L leg. Is it blood flow, nerves, musc. Spasms? Near constant. L leg only from above crack down to outer ankle side.

Tapping/Pumping feeling up/down L leg. Is it blood flow, nerves, musc. Spasms? Near constant. L leg only from above crack down to outer ankle side.

Doctor can evaluate: A primary care doctor and a neurologist can evaluate to see what might be going on. From this question, it's hard to tell exactly what sensations one is feeling. Some patients with a condition called arachnoiditis have sensations that may feel like insects crawling on the skin or water trickling down the leg. Arachnoiditis is an inflammation of one of the linings of the spinal cord. ...Read more

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Dizziness almost everyday lightheadedness feeling like fainting it's been 6yrs. Head and neck MRIs, blood test, urinalysis were normal. What can it be?

Dizziness almost everyday lightheadedness feeling like fainting it's been 6yrs. Head and neck MRIs, blood test, urinalysis were normal. What can it be?

EEG: Episodes of light hotheadedness are occasionally due to epilepsy and acephalgic migraine. In both cases the EEG is often abnormal (H response with photic flash and abnormal response to hyperventilation with acephalgic migraine with aura) Other reasons for "fainting" include dysautonmia due to neuropathy) No sure why an MRI was performed with your history) Did you see a neurologist?
Six years? ...Read more