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Feels like there's food constantly stuck in the area of the suprasternal notch. What can cause this?
Pulse: there are major arteries under the suprasternal notch so feeling a pulse there is usual ...Read more
I am a 33 yr old female. I have a visible and palpable pulse in my suprasternal notch for the past few weeks. I am freaking out. Thoughts?
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
I have lump in suprasternal notch exactly in centre in d hollow, what is the diagnosis and trtmnt?
See your physician: There are a number of possible causes for a lump in the suprasternal notch. It's not possible to give a precise diagnosis based on one sentence of information and no examination. The possible causes are numerous and range from benign fatty tumors(lipoma) to enlarged lymph nodes, cysts, and other conditions. See your physician for a proper examination. You may need an ultrasound of the mass. ...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.
33 yr F. visible pulse in suprasternal notch. Bp 117/78, HR 65-80, no pain, 200 lb, 5 ft 4 in. Had ekg and it was normal.what likelihood of anuerysm?
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