I have had this, especially at night, for about two months now, and have had an ECG and all the usual blood tests and everything has come back normal. I have been googling sites about this and it seems to be quite a widespread condition that most people consider benign. Some put it down to the perimenopause, others seem to have had it for years and link it to anxiety. I'm about your age (48) so perhaps in us it is a hormone related thing? To set your mind at reat I'd go and have some tests on your heart, but I'm pretty sure that it's nothing to worry about. Now if only I could convince myself of that at 2 in the morning!
Hi, I have this and I was recently diagnosed with NASH (non alcoholic Cirrohsis of the liver ) I also have portal vein hypertension and had to have a shunt put in my liver to ease the pressures. The liver docs would come into my room and watch my neck pulsating from across the room. All I ever got was , hum,hum? hum from the docs as they watched this. They did tell me it was from the liver problem. I would like to understand it more myself because it has gotten worse and if I am in a store and I look up at a product, I feel the beating starting up and I get dizzy sometimes. Liver disease is a silent problem and if I had not had a GI bleed out I would never have found out about the cirrohsis until too late. I have never drank any alcohol, but they say it is from fatty liver disease ( you don't have to be fat to have a fatty liver ) Don't ignore your body signals and alarms.
Post a Comment
Are you sure you want to delete your ?
You will no longer be able to add new data to this tracker.
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.