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Lee Kirksey, MD Apr 13, 2011
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Hello, For the past two months I have been having a dull ache in my left arm that comes and goes, sometimes it's j...
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Lee Kirksey, MD May 10, 2011
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This is a hypothetical question. Ive heard its very hard to diagnose some of the symptoms of cardiovascular syphilis ...
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Hello Dr. I am 30 year old female, I have had an abnormal RKG for years with ST-T wave issues, have had stress echo ...
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32 y/o female, 5'3, 110. PVCs (LV), PACs, mild MVP, sinus arrhythmia, sinus brady & tachy, & asthma. Daily runs of...
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Lee Kirksey, MD Apr 22, 2011
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By rod624 Blank
I am 63 and have metabolic syndrome-but am not obese.Two years ago I had a stenosis in my small intestine which requi...
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Hi, I am a 31 year old male 5'8" 140lbs generally healthy. Back in May of 2010 I went into afib with a pulse between ...
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Lee Kirksey, MD Mar 25, 2011
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Hello Dr. I am 58 I am now evacuated from the area close to the Japan earthquake. In 2002 had angioplasty no st...
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Lee Kirksey, MD Mar 20, 2011
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I am a 31 year old male, 6'4, 195lbs. I visited a cardiologist in April 2010 because of palpitations during exercise....
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Lee Kirksey, MD Mar 08, 2011
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Hello, I recently had two separate EKG's done on my heart approx. two weeks apart. The first one I had done was o...
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By irisheyes39 Blank
My husband is 49, non-smoker, gets fairly regular exercise, has cholesterol of 200 and no symptoms of chest pain etc....
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Lee Kirksey, MD Feb 23, 2011
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My father had a cardiomyopathy with recurrent CHF and died in 1982 My brother was diagnosed with a cardiomyopathy ?t...
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Lee Kirksey, MD Feb 23, 2011
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By Gianbo2000 Blank
My name is Gianluca and I'm35 y old m. Recently I've been experiencing blurry vision, flashing lights in my eyes, and...
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My name is Gianluca and I'm35 y old m. Recently I've been experiencing blurry vision, flashing lights in my eyes, and...
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Lee Kirksey, MD Feb 18, 2011
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By bubbles410 Blank
Dear Doctor I am a 45 year old women 108 pounds, 5'4". I have had a full physical with excellent cholesterol and ...
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Lee Kirksey, MD Feb 18, 2011
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Hello, I am a 46 year old female. Since about 12 years i have been suffering from PVC, sometimes wery frequent, and P...
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Lee Kirksey, MD Feb 05, 2011
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I'm a 25 year old, pretty active male. I'm 6'1, 160 lbs. In December I started running about 2 miles per day until du...
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Lee Kirksey, MD Feb 05, 2011
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i am a 60 year old male pediatrician..... i had posterior cerebellar strokes (from which i have completely recovered ...
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Lee Kirksey, MD Feb 05, 2011
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I have had mitral valve repair few years back and cureently have pacemaker for avnode block. my LPD LDL 120 HD...
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Lee Kirksey, MD Jan 12, 2011
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I have recently experienced episodes (lasting hours over several days) of rapid heatbeat which I can feel and which a...
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Lee Kirksey, MD Jan 12, 2011
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Hello: I am a 44 yr old female with no history of heart disease in my family, or myself. Three weeks ago, I began...
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