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34 1 Sat, 13 Apr 2013
on January 14,2013 I was diagnosed with pseudotumor cerebri and high blood pressure. A month ago I noticed that I had fallen 6 times or more, numbness in my right leg, and my headaches have returned everyday for about a week. IM terrified I may have to get a shunt and haven t told my doctor. Do...
23 1 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
.hi.im 36 yrs old male.im 170cm tall and weigh 74Kg.During the routine medical tests,my parameters of blood lipid profile and urine have been found to be well within range.the ECG was normal as well.however,my BP was in the range 140/100.i have a family history of hypertension. so ,i guess i d...
6 1 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
hi, I have a pain in upper left chest, and feeling like unable to get enough air to my lungs, last I felt like low blood pressure and my skin suddenly turned pale, I also was getting panic attack/anxiety attack since 2009, fainting, lighthead, but the thing make me worry most is i didn t have any...
107 1 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
My husband recently had a echocardiogram and a cardiac cath. echo showed abnormal left ventricular diastolic function and abnormal left ventricular diatolic filling, consistent with impaired LV relaxation. cath showed normal left ventricular wall motion and systolic function with an estimated...
34 1 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
I have had sensations of electric current passing from above my heart down to left hand side of stomach now and then since I was in my twenties to now when I am 55. It only lasts a second or two and makes me clutch the muscle over my heart. I have been to the Docstors several times but they have...
33 1 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
My husband had a pacemaker put in October of 2012. We are rebuilding a deck out side. He has used electric chainsaw and has done a lot of hammering. We noticed that his hands, especially his left wrist and hand are swollen. Also his face is swollen. Also he has had several nose bleeds. Should we...
120 2 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
Hallo doctor, iam 60 years lived in Germany already 4 Years my question is refer to the result of my blood check up. and found my urid acid 7,3. and total cholesterol is 226 trombosit ADP 1.0 uM 67.80 ADP 2.0 uM 77.81 in leukosit monosit 8.7. cholesterol LDL 140 / HDL 71 Platelet Aggregation...
51 1 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
My son of age 7 got some arthritis .. Doctor asked me to go 4 ECG, it showed Sinus Rhythm with short, PR, T wave abnormality, Consider anterior ischemia . Vent rate 100 QRS duration 78 QT/QTc 326/420 PR interval 108 P duration 74 RR interval 600 PRT axes 59 57 27 does he has any problem.. we are...
7 1 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
2 times in the last 8 days I suddenly had severe pain for 6 - 10 seconds in my right inside shoulder above the collar bone. Both times I was sitting down (once driving ). I had a heart attack 4 years ago but have been doing good since. Work out 5-6 days a week and walk on the golf course 2-3...
20 3 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
Hi I am suffering from very high blood pressure at times, I do not use prescription medicine since I had very bad side effect, I decided to use natural remedies like exercise, diet control and trying to quit smoking. Recently the reading from bp machine was shocking, I do not want to use...
27 2 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
hi there, my husband yesterday is concerned he had a heart attack, he is 27 and has always been healthy, other then the occasional unexplained pain in the chest, which i also have had myself.. but yesterday he was on the ground rolling in pain and could hardly breathe we rushed him to hospital,...
21 1 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
Hi, I just had a baby a week ago. I was put on magnesium because I had high blood pressure . I m now on medication to control my blood pressure. I don t know if this has anything to do with it but, when I don t take my pill or I m late. I feel my heart beat rising but its not actually rising. I...
13 1 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
I am taking an ECG of a pt who is laying completely still, and is in a normal sinus rhythm , but the ECG looks like he is riding in the back of an ambulance. The lines themselves are shakey looking but normal as far as rhythm. This is the 3rd ECG of the morning and the machine was working fine....
299 1 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
I am a 36 year old non- smoking female. For almost 2 weeks now, I have been having heart palpitations on and off, a heavy feeling in the left side of my chest, pain in my left shoulder and sometimes between the shoulder blades, at times numbness and tingling in left arm and fingers, nausea much...
10 1 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
My husband is feeling a heat rush from the heart through his whole body then it goes away - and it comes back on and off. All day today ... high blood pressure (165/90) with heartbeat 90 - checking his blood pressure every hour. He also had a pacemaker put in one year ago. he is 60 years old. Is...
53 1 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
Respected Sir, I am SAUMIL SHAH,My age is 23 and In my Medical Test report,I found myocardial Blood demand is 0.588, myocardial blood perfusion Volume is 4.599, Stroke Volume is 0.167, Left Ventricular Ejection Impedance is 1.588, Left Ventricular effective pump power is 1.193, Coronary Artery...
46 2 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
My 78 year old mother suddenly developed several dark blue veins on her forehead and an area that looks like a broken blood vessle over her eyebrow. This happened after doing yard work. She also complained of neck pain and arm weakness. She has a stint in her heart and is on high blood pressure...
10 2 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
Hi, i have a problem of every time i stand up, even if it is not too fast i get a bit dizzy and everything gets dark. Usually when I have a bit of low blood pressure this happens but only if i get up quickly. What seems to be happening here is even if i take my time getting up I get dizzy and...
56 1 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
Sir, My urologist has prescribed Niftran 100 one cap daily for Prostatitis/UTI after urine culture. My Creatinine also remains around 2.5 from 2009. My prostate operation has also been done. I am taking this medicine from last 3-4 months. Please suggest me how long it can be taken safely. My age...
16 1 Fri, 12 Apr 2013
Hi, I m a nearly 51 year old male. I have a family history of heart disease and because of high cholesterol and blood pressure that developed by my mid 40 s, my primary doctor, who s a heart specialist put me on Lipitor and Benicor. My twice a year blood tests have been excellent. However, in the...
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