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What causes pulsating vein under my neck? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 29-Jan-2014
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User:I have vein pulsating just under my neck
User:Hello Doctor
Doctor:Since when are you feeling this?
User:i notice about 15 mins ago
Doctor:do you also have other symptoms like excessive sweating?
Doctor:increased heart beats
User:no no other symptoms
Doctor:all right
User:nothing of the sort
User:i exercised in the morning
Doctor:is there a swelling associated with the vein there?
User:no swelling
Doctor:nothing to worry about
Doctor:it is just the variant of normal
User:you cannot see the vein but you get see it twiching
Doctor:you may be feeling the pulsation due to stress
Doctor:I understand
Doctor:I would suggest you to rest a while now
Doctor:drink a glass of water
Doctor:and just lie down for 20 mins
Doctor:it should subside by then
Doctor:do not use a pillow to support your head
Doctor:all right?
User:ok will eventually go away?
Doctor:yes, surely
Doctor:may I know your age?
User:i had a training session booked should i cancel it
User:30 doctor
Doctor:What time is the session, and what is the time in your place now?
Doctor:Can you rest for half an hour at least?
Doctor:What is the training session about - physical or mental session?
Doctor:if it is possible, it is better to cancel it
User:ok doctor so you think noting to worry about
Doctor:nothing at all
Doctor:rest well
User:the sessio is in 2hrs
Doctor:you will be fine soon
User:thank you doctor
User:have a nice day
Doctor:my pleasure
Doctor:good day to you too
Doctor:Take care
Doctor:Bye for now
Doctor:shall we close the chat or you have more queries?
Doctor:it seems like you are done with the chat
Doctor:I shall close the chat window
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