Many healthy young individuals do feel palpitations and strong pulse feeling, especially in thin and lean persons. Once you get a little conscious of this it causes anxiety. Anxiety will cause the heart to beat even faster and stronger. And the vicious cycle goes on.
Trace regurgitation is never an abnormality and many healthy individuals in general population have it on their Echo.
For your kind of symptoms you have undergone a battery of very advanced cardiac tests and many of this will show some irrelevant or inconsequential findings that will unnecessarily add to you anxiety. Feeling the force of pulse in one’s throat is not a cause of worry.
Forget heart failure. It is a complex entity wherein the heart has lost its force to pump out the blood. It will show as low Ejection Fraction on your Echo.
A simple advice for you. Calm down. Don’t be too health conscious. Remember at any given time a large majority of world population is healthy and free of disease. This is called concept of ‘wellness’. Occupy your mind with things you enjoy. Do vigorous physical exercises. Do some yoga and meditation. Forget doctors!
Dr Apurva C Madia
Consultant Cardiologist and physician