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I have a visible pulsing in my chin, None at moment I have

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I have a visible pulsing in my chin
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: None at moment I have docs on Friday, I feel sometimes sharp in left hand of my chest which comes and goes no problems with breathing or anything
JA: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? In general, how would you describe your health lately?
Customer: I am overweight I'm 180pounds at 5ft 2inches. I'm 30 years old and smoke 5 cigs a day. Doing more hours at work so a bit tired
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: My mother has had a TIA and my grandmother had strokes and a fatal one in her 40s. I use the copper coil contraception. Generally my blood pressure is always ok never had a high reading
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 2 months ago.

Hello,
Thank you for your question.
I am Dr Saha, I shall try my best to help you.
Since when are you having this issue?

Is the pulsation constant?

How large is the area?

Do you have any other symptom? or past illness?
Did you have any test?

Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 2 months ago.

Hello again,
I was waiting for your reply.
The pulsation can come from a few causes.
There can be a superficial or under the skin artery.
It can be dilated or tortuous.
Other cause can be a muscle twitching.
Muscle twitching can be confused with pulsation.
Muscle twitching can occur from anxiety, stress.
If you are having those, please avoid it.
Sometimes, deficiency of calcium, irritation of nerve can be factors.
Your doctor would examine & treat it accordingly.
I hope this information helps.
If there’s anything else I can do, please let me know.
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Regards.