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Questions in the Heart Rhythm forum cover topics that include heart rhythm issues, arrhythmia, irregular heartbeat, implanted defibrillators, pacemakers, and tachycardia.

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I'm a 21 yr old female at a healthy weight, previous light smoker. Lifelong issues: Pain in front of chin/teeth, neck and later chest after running for a while Easily puffed out Very mild hunch at top of back Reflux issues Severe...
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Hi, I am a 44 yo male who exercises regularly (ice hockey 3x week, weights 2-3 x week). I am concerned because the other day I noticed my heart was skipping beats after exercise before bed. My father had 2 MIs before 50, and my mother ha...
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I have an autonomic neuropathy and experience varying symptoms- A few weeks ago I experienced a sensation of heaviness across my chest and erratic heartbeats throughout the course of a week- an hour after waking I would begin to have ...
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Hello, I am a 35 year old female with a history of mild aortic vlave disease, mitral valve insufficiency, papiations and I am currently being treated for hypokalemia (3.1). I do also suffer anxiety. I recently wore a event monitor for e...
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For about 2 years I've noticed a more forceful than normal heartbeat. I am an in shape 56 yr. male retired medical professional. The beat is NOT fast (50 to 78 bpm), or irregular - just stronger than normal. (positive inotropy) I belie...
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Hello. I'm exercising 3-4 times a week, jogging and lifting, and my physical condition is fairly good (running approx. 2900 meter on Cooper test at heart rate 180). I have no trouble during exercise, no chest discomfort, dizziness or ...
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Hello, Doctor... I am a 44 year old woman who had a holter monitor test for heart palpatations, which I have had for a couple of years but have increased in frequency in the last 6 months. Here are my results: General 109769 Q...
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What is causing my heart to feel like it is buzzing? It feels like someone has put a cell phone on vibrate in my chest! And should I be telling my Doctor this or is this another thing they will tell me to get use to?
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I am a 29 y/o female who has struggled with a faint feeling, tachycardia upon minimal exertion and episodes with shortness of breath/sweating upon minimal exertion. I occasionally experience mild chest pain. I have had 1 holter monitor a...
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Hi I'm hoping to get some reassurance probably like most people with anxiety. My problem stems from the fact that I do have Arrhythmias. I get "extra beats" from time to time and when i'm not anxious I tend to ignore them. Ten years ag...
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Had stress induced heart attack 5 months ago. Doctor now thinks it was acute cardiomyopathy instead as there was only evidence of damage in a number of small locations. Two stents placed in my RCA, although this artery played no role in...
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Hi, I would like to know what are the probabilities of inherit my heart disease to my descendants. I have sinus bradycardia since I was 17 years old, due to sick sinus syndrome that I have inherited from my mother who has it sinc...
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1124887 tn?1313758491
Hello, I had an ER visit yesterday night after having a higher heart rate than usual (172 bpm vs 155 bpm) and some PACs during jogging. Turned out just to be stress and anxiety. I'm exercising 4 times/week, 2x60 minutes jogging, 2x30 ...
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Hi! I am 27 year old male. In good health, no prior history of any medical problems, normal height/weight. Couple weeks ago I started noticing that when I lay down and I am on my side (either side) sometimes I feel an extra beat in my he...
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Dr. McWilliams, I am a 35-year-old male with a PVC/PAC history. In 2003, I began awakening @ night with a rapid pounding heart rate (180+ bpm). A trip to the ER and ensuing EKG revealed an elevated pulse (and HBP) but no other findi...
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I am a 65 year old woman with a long standing paroxysmal atrial fibrillaton. (PAF episodes occurring once per week and lasting 2-4 hours) I recently (Nov 8, 2007) underwent a pulmonary vein isolation procedure using RF ablation at a ...
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Just had my cardio eval done yesterday. 48 yr old male history of benign pvc's, controlled hypertension & on statin for hyperlidimia. Dad died of MI at 56....autopsy reveiled CAD. I'm non smoker with bmi of 24.9, bp 118/78 etc etc.. On b...
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I have anxiety and have been in the hospital a bunch on my own to get tests on my heart which is what my anxiety revolves around. I have had an echocardiogram, bruce stress test, 24 hour monitor, two week event monitor, advanced choleste...
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Hello Here's my dilemma. I'm 28 My symptoms appear for about 3 months and there is a break and it starts again. Basically once I go to sleep I wake up about 1 or 2 hours later and my heart begins to beat fast. I get this feeling...
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I know that I shouldn't be using cocaine because it can lead to death. I have been trying to stop but I have had trouble. I'm currently taking 40mg of propranolol twice a day. I originally was taking it for anxiety, but now i feel as tho...
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