Heartburn, Pain Or Discomfort And Pulsating Sensation

Reviewed on 4/18/2022

Heartburn is a characteristic feature of gastroesophageal reflux disease. This pain or discomfort typically occurs in the chest. A pulsating sensation can be a symptom of an aortic aneurysm and should be investigated by a physician. Pain or discomfort in the abdomen has many causes including gas pains, irritable bowel syndrome, and Constipation. Because your symptoms can be related to many different medical conditions, discuss them with your health care provider to determine the cause.

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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