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I can see my pulse right above my collarbone on the right

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I can see my pulse right above my collarbone on the right side. Should I be concerned?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: No
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I had a heart stent about 4 years ago.
JA: Do you know if your family has a history of heart disease? In general, how would you describe your health lately?
Customer: I'm overweight
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 months ago.

Thanks for this question

Im Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist and cardiology expert on this site

You have no concerns here.

can you tell me if it comes with your pulse at your wrist ?

also, when was your last echo?

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 months ago.

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