Heartburn, Numbness Or Tingling, Pain Or Discomfort And Palpitations (Fluttering In Chest)

Last Editorial Review: 10/9/2020

Your symptoms can occur in a variety of medical conditions. Palpitations or a feeling of fluttering in the chest can occur with heart rhythm disturbances as well as anxiety and panic disorders. Hormonal imbalances can also play a role in causing symptoms of this type. If you are worried about any symptoms, be sure to contact your doctor for advice.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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