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I am a male 80, with high BP, but controlled. A vein in my

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I am a male 80, with high BP, but controlled. A vein in my right led just started fluttering, I have changed position several times and it hasn't stopped. Ant thoughts? Ted
JA: When was last time you had a check up? Is there a history of high blood pressure in your family?
Customer: Stress test aa month ago, looked good
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I have afib, heart failure, but exercise 3,4 times weekly
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 9 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 9 months ago.

excessive fatigue, dehydration, lack of potassium in your diet can cause benign fasciculations and twitching of small nerves and muscles close to your skin.

that is most likely what is going on.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Expert:  Dr. David replied 9 months ago.

I didn't understand that.