Conditions with symptom: 'heart murmur'
A heart murmur is an extra sound heard in your heartbeat, usually only audible over a doctor's stethoscope. Read more →
Common characteristics include facial and ear abnormalities, breathing problems, deafness, heart, lung, kidney and eye health issues, feeding problems and spinal and rib abnormalities. Read more →
I am 25 and have been told I have an enlarged heart and my heart murmur has come back. I was born with a heart murmur and was due to have open heart surgery. The consultants told my mum it would close up eventually so felt surgery wasn't needed in the end. I have hospital Thursday to see the consultant. What will they do?
I have been having fainting episodes, pain in between my shoulder blades. I found out today that I have a heart murmur. I also have very high anxiety. My question is, is my heart murmur causing my fainting? I also have blueish toes, fatigue and trouble breathing.
Hi my name is nikky I am 16 years old, I failed my physical due to a heart murmur and I am always having dizziness, shortness of breath,chest pains, and feeling like im going to pass out when I play basketball this has been going on for a year and could those symptoms have anything to due with the murmur I haven't been to the doctor because I'm scared that I might get bad news. Please tell me what's going on if anyone knows thanks in advance
Nikky, best you do go to a Doctor, left unchecked could make what ever happen worst, then you will be forced to go... Better to Nip this in the Bud, now... It could be a lack of Iron, or low blood pressure, or could be your heart murmur.. Nikky,burying you head in the sand is not going to make it go away.. Year like this, is a year to long.. Grab a friend or a Carer and go with them.. It might be a mole hill and you are making a mountain in your mind.. Take care Nikky.. go and get it sorted.. m
My 20 month old daughter has been diagnsed with epilepsy recently also been told she has a slight heart murmur which will be investigated. we are worried though as my cousin died from a hesrt attack caused by her epilespy. is her epilepsy likely to be weakening her heart?
hi my son has been diagnosed with a ejection systolic murmur and dont really know much about it, he is only 10yrs old and also has epilepsy, which he has had since he was 2yrs old. The doctor hasn't said anything about it really ive just got to wait for his echocardiogram, which is in june, he was just having a routine examination at london hospital for his epilepsy and thats went they noticed a problem with his heart, if anybody knows more abt heart murmurs in children please can you reply, thankyou so much, mark
My fathers doctor just told my dad that he recently got a second heart murmur.. how bad is that? Should he get treatment?
I hear my heartbeat in my right ear as a squeaking beat especially after movement. Is this a heart murmur? I am 70 and in good health.
hello i am a 20 year old female, i got told i have a heart murmur at the age of 13, i dont know if this is has anything to do with my question though, for the last three months i have been experiencing terrible sharp stabbing pains around my heart area i also get a sharp pain going down my left arm at the same time, this only lasts about 2minutes and get it about 2-3 times in the month i also find it hard to catch my breath once the pains goes away and i break a cold sweat can you help me?
I have a heart condition I was born with mine, I always got cheast pain the doctor told me its in my head, but I think it could be stress. You might be stressed just go to the doctor to see if anything different has changed in your cheast if not . Try to relaxe more with a book or bath and just chill for 10-15 mins. This might stop the pain. Hope I helped a little
hi my name is sharnie i am 14 years old i have a load of different problems including a hole in my heart about your question it could do with your heart murmur but check with your gp as it could mean there is something ells going on with it
I have a heart murmur (mitral valve prolapse) which means that I'm not allowed to give blood - could I still be a bone marrow donor?
I am nearly 15 and I have had a heart murmur since I was a baby. I have been experiencing chest pains on my left side but quite high up and feels like sharp stomach pains. They last for about 10 minutes at a time and I have a hot flush during. I've had about 5 in the space of a month and a half and I am currently stressed with exams etc at school. Any ideas? I'm not keen on visiting the doctor as I don't want to worry my family but if necessary then I will. Thanks
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