Numbness Or Tingling, Palpitations (Fluttering In Chest) And Pressure Or Heaviness

Reviewed on 8/31/2020

Peripheral neuropathy is a common cause of numbness or tingling in different parts of the body. This is less common with atrial fibrillation, which may not produce any symptoms or may lead to palpitations and a feeling of heaviness. Psychological conditions like panic attacks and anxiety disorders may also cause similar symptoms. Talk to your doctor if you are experiencing these or other worrisome symptoms.

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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