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    What causes heart palpitations, lightheadedness, dizziness, blood vomiting and sweating?

hi i had these semptoms on 12/01/10
lightheadedness dizzyness throwing up 6 x with several spots of blood in it each time hand shackes the feeling ur hearts gonna pound right out ur chest every time u stand,walk,lay down, sleep i also had cold sweats. i have htn heart disease svt pulminary nodule: for my htx i take htz verapamil metroprolol clonidine. i take flecianide for my svt. what could cause my sickness on decemeber 1st: i'm 27 and female
Thu, 11 Apr 2019
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Cardiologist 's  Response
Hello,

I understand your concern and would explain that your symptoms could be related to a lung disorder (including pulmonary embolism) or gastric ulcer.

It is really important differentiating if the blood is from your lungs or stomach.

For this reason, I would recommend performing some tests:
- complete blood count, PCR for inflammation
- D-Dimmer plasma levels for pulmonary embolism
- a chest Angio-CT scan.

A fibrogastroscopy may be needed.

You should discuss with your doctor on the above tests.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Ilir Sharka, Cardiologist
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