Heart & Cardiology/heart failure??


Candice wrote at 2012-10-24 00:57:15
I also have these EXACT same symptoms! I have had many echo's and EKG's and all have come back basically normal. I have approx. 10,000 extra heart beats a day and an irregular heart beat, but I've seen 2 cardiologists now and neither seem too concerned. I have purple nails, chest pains, stabbing ones at that. I am always worried I could have heart failure. I just did  a stress echo and results came back negative, but I too get winded easily and my heart beats so hard it moves me when sitting as well. I work out regularly, eat healthy, and am a great weight for my height. I hope you've found something else out by now... I feel I'm getting nowhere fast with answers either.

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David Richardson


Adult heart function and disease. Not very good about children lesss than 12. Hypertension is o.k. Heart rhythm a special interest.


Certified in cardiology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Was chairman of division of cardiology at the Medical College of Virginia. Am now mostly retired.

Fellow of American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology and member of American Physiological Society..

Circulation, American Heart Journal, Hypertension.

M.D. from Harvard Medical School. Residency training at Yale Uhniversity School of Medicine and Medical College of Virginia.

Awards and Honors
Gold Heartt Award from American Heart Association in 1995.

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