Irregular Heartbeat And Pulsating Sensation

Reviewed on 1/23/2023

An irregular heartbeat is often a sign of heart rhythm disturbances including premature ventricular contractions, atrial fibrillation, or other arrhythmias. A pulsating sensation can be felt or seen in the abdomen in the case of an aortic aneurysm. Other conditions may also cause these symptoms. Discuss these or any troublesome symptoms with your doctor 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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