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When i lie on my back i can see and feel my abdomen pulsating around my navel. Is this normal? I am of slim build if that's relevant

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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In brief: Yes, it is normal

You are seeing the normal pulsation of your aorta.
It is visible because you are slim enough for the pulsations to be visible.

In brief: Yes, it is normal

You are seeing the normal pulsation of your aorta.
It is visible because you are slim enough for the pulsations to be visible.
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