Heart Disease Community
Ankylosing Spondylitis and Heart Problems
About This Community:

A community of people with Heart Disease to guide and support your heart-health journey. Ask a question, join a conversation, share experiences: symptoms, nutrition, and management.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Ankylosing Spondylitis and Heart Problems

I was hospitalized earlier this week for extremely low sodium. It was 124 and they released me after getting it up to 130.

I have been extremely tired the last couple of weeks and my chest feels heavy (that is the best way I can describe it).

I had a normal EKG. My family doctor is sending me for a echocardiograph, on the basis that I am at risk of heart valve disease because I have had ankylosing spondylitis. Also, my pulse pressure is over 60.

Any thoughts
Related Discussions
Post a Comment
To
Top Heart Disease Answerers
159619 tn?1318997813
Blank
erijon
Salt Lake City, UT
11548417 tn?1440481484
Blank
Ger57
Netherlands
Avatar f tn
Blank
achillea
CA
Avatar m tn
Blank
Occupant
IL
Avatar m tn
Blank
tacolino
Ireland
144586 tn?1284669764
Blank
caregiver222
Blank
BloodPressure Tracker
Monitor Your Blood Pressure
Start Tracking Now
Blank
HeartRhythm Tracker
Track your Heart Condition
Start Tracking Now
Recent Activity
4522800 tn?1459192030
Blank
VICourageous HEY! Thanks for the Birthda... Comment
10 hrs ago
Avatar n tn
Blank
Sammie2525 commented on Cardiac Syndrome X &a...
10 hrs ago
587083 tn?1327123862
Blank
zouzi commented on Please be aware of th...
11 hrs ago
Heart Disease Community Resources
Top Heart Disease Answerers
159619 tn?1318997813
Blank
erijon
Salt Lake City, UT
11548417 tn?1440481484
Blank
Ger57
Netherlands
Avatar f tn
Blank
achillea
CA
Avatar m tn
Blank
Occupant
IL
Avatar m tn
Blank
tacolino
Ireland
144586 tn?1284669764
Blank
caregiver222