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Feels like there's food constantly stuck in the area of the suprasternal notch. What can cause this?
Noticed I have palpable pulse at the suprasternal notch. I'm 21 female. Is this normal? What could it be? What problems can it cause? Thank you.
Thin person yes: Thin person possible to feel transmuted pulses , vascular anomalies ( born with ) like aberrant subclavian artery, when crosses in front of trachea possible to feel. Speak to your doctor in your next visit. ...Read more
Pulse: there are major arteries under the suprasternal notch so feeling a pulse there is usual ...Read more
Feels like a golf ball is stuck in my chest just below suprasternal notch. No pain just discomfort. What can this be?
Food most likely: You are 27 year old male with feelings of a mass in throat. Most likely it is a bolus of food that was not chewed enough. This is most common. If it has slowly progressed you may consider lymph nodes. See your doctor. He/she will ask about pain, ability to swallow liquids and solids. He/she will also ask about any recent travel, fevers, sleeping habits. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My 18 year old son has a pea size lump in his suprasternal notch and he says it has a little pain. He has had it and it has gotten bigger.
Palpable pulse suprasternal notch. 21f overweight. Could this be the cause of my unresolved GERD and recurring barking cough that no one can seem fix?
Normal: You are feeling aortic pulsations transmitted thru the tracheal wall. This does not explain your symptoms. ...Read more
When i play or do some activity or anxious i get suprasternal notch pulse.when i relax i can feel faint pulse there.is it normal?had ecg 2decho normal
Aboid: Watching ur pulse like this it does not help except make u more nervous ...Read more
I have what feels like a lump in my suprasternal notch. No palpable pulse. Also have a lump on my neck just above and to the right of my thyroid gland?
Numerous tumors: can occur in the anterior mediastinum of which the classic textbook examples of thyroid cyst or lymphoma, etc are ONLY A MINORITY. and simple lymph node, cyst, boil/abcess are at least as common. But everything on the list is treatable and needs attention...so.... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer