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Forum Name: Valvular Heart Diseases
Question: chest twitch
|doubled - Sun Nov 15, 2009 4:01 am||
im a 20 yr old male and right under my heart spleen area is twitching like mad and hasnt stopped for the whole day now plllllllease tell me what it is pppretty scared
|Dr.M.Aroon kamath - Wed Dec 02, 2009 8:23 pm||
From your description, it appears that you pehaps are sensing the muscle 'Fasiculations'.
Muscle 'Fasiculations' are localized,involuntary contractions of a group of muscle fibers.If a superficial muscle is involved, it may be visible as well.
There are a number of factors which may cause this, some of which are...
- magnesium deficiency
- certain stimulants (pseudoephedrine, caffine, anti-cholinergic drugs, bronchodilators etc)
- Lyme's dsease
Therefore, have your doctor examine you and thus the condition and its cause could be fully elucidated.
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