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Having orthostatic hypotension, pain in chest and palpitations. Been feeling pulse in abdomen. Next?

I have been having issues with orthostatic hypotension as well as chest pain/palpatations occurring intermittantly with activity over the last 8 months; I saw a cardiologist and he said it is not my heart; my d-dimer was over 2000 and no causes were located; over the last month, I have been feeling a pulse in my abdomen what should i do next
Asked On : Sun, 5 Aug 2012
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Thanks for your question

I suggest that you should consult a cardiologist to start off by getting a 24 hour holter monitoring first to rule out significant arrhythmia and then get cardiac ultrasound and abdominal Doppler scan to rule out abdominal aneurysm

Hope that answers the question

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Answered: Mon, 15 Jul 2013
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