If I were you guys I would get a Carotid Artery Ultrasound right away AND an MRA and MRI, if the Cardiologist or Neurologist won't order it all three simultaneously & tries to "milk" your insurance & money & plays the come back first & let's see what the initial test is, then fire them & find another dr. This could be serious & could lead to a STROKE, TIA, Seizure, Aneurism, etc. don't mess around when you feel or hear fluid rushing or bubbling inside your head or body. Remember, anything that is NEW or UNUSUAL or that just starts happening is your body talking to you and telling you that something is happening here! Your stomach has ALWAYS growled when you're hungry, your head hurts when you go too long without eating, your body smells when you haven't bathed or just worked out, but if there's something out of the ordinary, especially pain, then there's inflammation or DIS-ease in your body, get it checked & get a DIAGNOSIS fast, not a year or two, find a dr. that gives a damn!
Understand your predicament.
All medical procedures have some risks, whether they are vaccinations, X-rays or surgical procedures. So, the pros and cons have to weighed before ordering any investigations or procedures. Doctors always treat symptoms and diseases and not lab values or reports. The lab values/reports mean nothing without a clinical correlation.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.