29/F/POTS. Scared of heart failure. Numb and tingly in the morning and weak heart beat. Cold hands and feet. Have ekg/echo/and blood tests all normal.?
POTS. Sorry to hear about your POTS. What is you question exactly?
Normal blood tests rule cancer? My brother died lukemia every doc is saying anxiety. Heart doc tests echo / holter / stress echo / ekg lung doc bronchosco / Ct scan and full gastro workup / all scopes endo colons capsule. Headach daily weak pulse
Going blind (1 sec) while active, heart gone berserk but ECG & Echo OK. Likely POTS or endocrine/other illness? Basic blood tests OK. Clueless : (
Need an evaluation. Hi Sarah, you will need to be evaluated by a neurologist or an ophthalmologist for your visual symptoms and either your general practitioner or a cardiologist for your heart symptoms. A full history and physical as well as diagnostic testing will be needed for answers to your symptoms. Good luck! Read more...
If you get cold hands and feets from heart failure is this a late sign or does this start quiet early in the disease?
Not consistent. Cold hands and cold feet are not consistent with or specific to heart failure. There are many other problems that can cause that. Most of them have to do either with spasm of the blood vessels or obstruction of the blood vessels. Heart failure is usually characterized by swelling, difficulty breathing with exertion or when laying on one's back. Read more...