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i recently posted about my boyfriends visit to the dr and how left out in the cold we felt when we asked about his ekg results.  i had one more question.  what is
the axis of the heart?  my boyfriends is    50 degrees        zero degrees     12 degrees.  what the heck does this mean?  we tried to find something ANYTHING out online and to the best of our abilities as lay persons, we thought it meant that his heart is tilted the wrong way but now we arent sure and we are so confused and he cant get an appointment with a cardio until september!  we are scared because of his palpitations, SOB and dizziness.  its getting worse.  thanks for the time on this forum!  
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I think -30 to +90 degrees is considered normal , you could double check though.
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