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What is this noticeable heartbeat in the abdomen?

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Dr. John Garner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Normal if Youre Thin

It's the pulsation of the aorta which runs just left of or in the midline.
In thinner persons of your age, it should be easily felt.

In brief: Normal if Youre Thin

It's the pulsation of the aorta which runs just left of or in the midline.
In thinner persons of your age, it should be easily felt.
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