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Random chest spasm you could say. Its a random pulsing feeling in the right side of my chest. Concerning?

Random chest spasm you could say. Its a random pulsing feeling in the right side of my chest. Concerning?

Chest pain: You are describing muscular pain that you need to use ibuprofen for. You need to make if you have cough or breathing problem or fever to check in with your Doctor. ...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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Should I be concerned with a strong tightening pulsing chest pain in the middle of my chest that developed after becoming frigthened?

Should I be concerned with a strong tightening pulsing chest pain in the middle of my chest that developed after becoming frigthened?

Probably Not: This is a common symptom of anxiety/fear but get it checked out by your Primary Care Provider...Reassurance is the best medicine!
Hope this helps!

Dr Z ...Read more

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How to get rid of throbbing pulsing gastritis pain in chest?

How to get rid of throbbing pulsing gastritis pain in chest?

Need evaluation: There is a lot of information we don't know. You need to see your physician and maybe a gastroenterologist to make sure we have a clear diagnosis ...Read more

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I have frequent spasms that feel like it could be related to a beating heart, or intense pulsing, under my right chest. Should I worry?

I have frequent spasms that feel like it could be related to a beating heart, or intense pulsing, under my right chest. Should I worry?

Worth being seen for: The spasms you describe could be from your digestive system, chest muscles, or from your heart. I think it would be smart to start with an ECG and/or a holter monitor test to check on your heart rhythms. (if it is heart, this sounds more like a rhythm issue than a pending heart attack issue.). ...Read more

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I have a constant pulsing ache on the left side of my chest, should I go and see my doctor?

I have a constant pulsing ache on the left side of my chest, should I go and see my doctor?

Heart Concern: Please see your doctor. You must be in a lot of stress. There are cases where palpitations can also be triggered with anxiety (sometimes subconsciously), hormonal, indigestion, mitral valve prolapse and other type of heart disease... The physiology of the human body can be complex but don't wait for further symptoms. In some cases, they don't even get to find out. Take care! ...Read more

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Lately I can feel my heart pulsing in my chest. It's not beating faster, but feels like it's beating harder. I'm 35. Resting heart rate is 52.

Lately I can feel my heart pulsing in my chest. It's not beating faster, but feels like it's beating harder. I'm 35. Resting heart rate is 52.

"Cardiac awareness": If there is no irregularity to the heart beat, neither is it racing, then you are probably experiencing a well-recognized yet poorly understood phenomenon called "cardiac awareness". This can be triggered by some subconscious alarm over an anxiety provoking medical condition in another loved one or acquaintance or some media exposure to a heart related event. But often no trigger can be identified ...Read more

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Heart palpitation w/ center chest pain. Lasts few moments. Dizziness & sweating fallow for several mins; felt plus pulsing in neck hard & fast.

Heart palpitation w/ center chest pain. Lasts few moments. Dizziness & sweating fallow for several mins; felt plus pulsing in neck hard & fast.

Palpitation: Need to see doc asap for evaluation, arrhythmia such as flutter, wpw (wolff-parkinson-white syndrome), supraventricular tachycardia etc... May cause this; however other diseases such as anxiety, hyperthyroidism may also cause palpitation. ...Read more

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Blurred vision brightly pulsing light around my eyes some slight pain pulsing in chest. Little dizy gright light pulsing around my eyes....Exhausted yet can't sleep well

Blurred vision brightly pulsing light around my eyes some slight pain pulsing in chest. Little dizy gright light pulsing around my eyes....Exhausted yet can't sleep well

It: It sounds as if you may have high blood pressure. I wonder if you have been to a drug store and checked your reading? In any event you need to see a doctor asap as these are all worrying signs of elevated blood pressure and stress on the heart. Go to the er right away if you have sustained chest pain accompanied by shortness of breath, radiation of pain to your neck or arm or rapid heart rate. ...Read more

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I'm not feeling good at all stomach pain GI can't diagnose today my neck and chest started hurting and my eyes are blurry or pulsing?

I'm not feeling good at all stomach pain GI can't diagnose today my neck and chest started hurting and my eyes are blurry or pulsing?

Go to the ED.: Though a viral gastrointestinal infection may be the diagnosis, the symptoms such as the neck hurting, blurriness and pulsing eyes may be symptoms of a more serious infection such as an infection of the lining of the central nervous system (a meningitis), or other diagnosis that requires more details of your case. ...Read more

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Sometimes I feel my upper arms pulsate right when I stop exercising. I also feel heart beating hard in chest. Slowly HR decreases. Causes?

Sometimes I feel my upper arms pulsate right when I stop exercising. I also feel heart beating hard in chest. Slowly HR decreases. Causes?

What U R feeling is-: -a natural phenomenon. U feel Ur pulse in Ur arms because Ur HR is higher due 2 exercise & Ur muscles want oxygen, hence the feeling. As U stop Ur HR comes down as Ur muscles R happy. As the need 4 oxygen is slowly met, the HR comes down, heart not working so hard, & U get 2 baseline. ...Read more

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Is alcohol cause for chest throbbing?

Is alcohol cause for chest throbbing?

Possible: alcohol can cause gastritis, irritation and inflammation of the mucosal layers of the stomach. It can cause acid to flow up from the stomach into the esophagus causing chest pain.
Chest pain has many etiologies and without evaluation I cannot tell you what is causing yours, but to answer your question simple, the answer is yes. ...Read more

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Throbbing chest pain on left side! Any suggestions! Not all the time, just randomly?

Please check it out: Throbbing pain may be due to a local reasons
Please see a physician to make sure we are not missing anything ...Read more

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I have throbbing in my head and chest for weeks which is in multiple places and skips "beats". What could this be?

I have throbbing in my head and chest for weeks which is in multiple places and skips "beats". What could this be?

Anxiety: I understand your distress.
“throbbing in head and chest in multiple places” is due to stresses in your life causing Anxiety.
Skipped beats or heart beating fast can be due to:
Stress
Overactive thyroid gland
Smoking
Drinking too much alcohol or caffeine
Drug abuse
See Psychiatrist for Therapy for stresses of relationship; and Medication.
Do Breathing and Music Relaxation, Yoga, Meditation. ...Read more

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I have a throbbing pain in the right side of my back chest level it's not a pain that I can touch it's on the inside?

SoMany possibilities: & without considerably more information, unable to even narrow down to half-way reasonable differential diagnosis & possible plan of action to distinguish. Physicians only make guesses (educated) based on training, experience, individual perspectives, etc. & powerfully rely on much more information from clients as clues for detective work, sometimes very misleading & expensive. Use Dr. Google. Com? ...Read more

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My boyfriend has throbbing chest pain in his entire chest area that has lasted for over an hour. Is this a sign of something serious?

Chest pain: Chest pain can be serious. I would need much more information in order to assess the risks. How old is your boyfriend? What are his risk factors for cardiac disease? What are his risk factors for clotting problems? Is there a history of trauma? He needs a full clinical evaluation with history, physical examination, and other studies. Please go to an emergency room or urgent care now. Don't delay. ...Read more

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I have some throbbing & fluttering in the middle of my chest sometimes & these symptoms cause pain on my chest when/where they happen. It means what?

Symptoms: It means it's worthwhile to see your doctor and get checked out. Likely it's nothing serious but the symptoms can be caused by many things. ...Read more

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Throbbing vein in his chest..... And it moves?

Throbbing vein in his chest..... And it moves?

Chest Vein: If no pain is being cause by the throbbing vein, its most likely your body make up. If you are very physically active and lift weights its likely secondary to increase blood supply to your muscles. ...Read more

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What's this throbbing pain in my forearm and chest?

Go to ER if bad: This is too vague to be sure, but especially if severe and left forearm - go to ER to be evaluated for cardiac issues. Don't wait if it's bad. ...Read more

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What does it mean if the side of your chest is throbbing?

What does it mean if the side of your chest is throbbing?

Get evaluated: It means it's time to talk to a professional! Without further details its hard to know what is going on, but it is worth an evaluation as soon as possible! Don't want to miss a heart or lung problem! ...Read more

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I will get random throbbing pains in my chest. What could these be?

I will get random throbbing pains in my chest. What could these be?

Spasm: At your age cardiac disease is unlikely. May have muscle spasm, esophageal spasm, heart rhythm disturbances, referred pain from gut, other. Call md. ...Read more

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I have occasional mild throbbing on left chest area, near armpit. Only place I feel it and it will come and go. Do not feel anything else unusual.

I have occasional mild throbbing on left chest area, near armpit. Only place I feel it and it will come and go. Do not feel anything else unusual.

Age?: You did not give your age. If you are a young person, most probably it is muscle pain. See your doctor. You may need an ekg and chest x-ray to rule out any other possible causes. ...Read more

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Started to get throbbing chest pain on the left feels like it's where my heart is the throb comes and goes?

Started to get throbbing chest pain on the left feels like it's where my heart is the throb comes and goes?

See MD: Need further detail - duration, pattern, age, risk factors (ie do you have high BP, diabetes, cholesterol issues, family history. Do you smoke. Bottom line, safe to see physician and get EKG. You can find out more about heart health in my #1 best selling book, Your Vibrant Heart: Restoring Health, Strength & Spirit from the Body's Core on Amazon ...Read more

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My daughter has been having a throbbing pain on the left side of chest and sometimes on the right side under ribs?

My daughter has been having a throbbing pain on the left side of chest and sometimes on the right side under ribs?

Chestpain: Need more information. How old is your daughter? Most probably muscular but need more info ...Read more

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I get this throbbing in the top middle of the chest bone; around 2nd intercostal. What can that be. No pain but really bothersome.

I get this throbbing in the top middle of the chest bone; around 2nd intercostal. What can that be. No pain but really bothersome.

Costochondritis: You probably have inflammation of the cartilage associated with a rib and may respond to nsaids. You need an xray as part of the evaluation. ...Read more

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The left side of my abdomen keeps pulsing, seems like it's under my ribs. I'm not really sure what the problem is and if I should have concern.?

The left side of my abdomen keeps pulsing, seems like it's under my ribs. I'm not really sure what the problem is and if I should have concern.?

Pulsation: Pulsation in the abdomen is usually from the abdominal aorta which is the largest artery in the body. It is often more noticeable in slender individuals. Aneurysms would be the main concern with very prominent arterial pulsation. See your physician if you have continuing concerns. ...Read more

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Episodes of throbbing headache and chest pain/pressure. Very intense. Lasts seconds. Only after standing, sitting, or activity. What's happening to me?

May be many things: You need a full h&p, but you may have a drop in blood pressure when these are happening. A tilt table test may be helpful to see if the symptoms can be reproduced and see what the blood pressure and heart rate does. Other tests might include a holter, echo of heart and blood work. ...Read more

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Chronic chest pain, usually a throbbing pressure but sometimes a sharp, stabbing pain that lasts about 10-30s. Affects both sides of chest. What is it?

Highly Likely Benign: Assuming no previous pediatric heart or lung diseases (or undetected), you most likely are having musculoskeletal pain (do need to rule out a common cardiac disorder called 'Barlows'/'floppy mitral valve' which is BENIGN but could cause this-easy to diagnose w/ a stethoscope. What causes the pain- movement (musculoskeletal), exertion (cardiac), eating (GI/stomach0. Also common- ANXIETY and stress! ...Read more

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I have been experiencing throbbing pain near left chest heart area nearly every day which lasts for around 1 minute. I've felt this pain since I was 13?

Anxiety?: At your age it is more likely a neurotic type of pain assuming you have no other issues with your skin or chest muscles. It is important to identify the circumstances or conditions that trigger the pain ...Read more

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Throbbing pain in the left side of the chest, feels like a bruise inside?

Have it checked out: It is always better to be safe than sorry for any chest pain after the age of 40. It is more so if you also have shortness of breath and sweating with it. If you have added risk factors like smoking, high blood pressure, and diabetes than it increases the risk of having a heart attack. Bruising inside the chest without trauma is unheard of. Please go and see a doctor right away or go to E.R. ...Read more

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I'm 16 years old and I'm having a severe throbbing pain in my chest and left arm what should I do?

I'm 16 years old and I'm having a severe throbbing pain in my chest and left arm what should I do?

E.R. can evaluate: A person with "severe" pains in the chest and left arm can seen by an E.R. doctor to be evaluated. Pains can come from a heart problem (serious), neck and shoulder muscles, the ribs and their joints, the lungs inside the chest, etc... If one feels his pain is coming from the heart, has a chest tightness, some difficulty breathing, or has past heart disease, he can go to the E.R. by ambulance. ...Read more

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For a week I've felt a throbbing pain on the right side of my chest right above my breast. What could this be?

Need exam: It is impossible to give an accurate DX to you without a full medical exam.

I would suggest calling and seeing your DR. ...Read more