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enlarged right ventricle

I just had a stress test performed for a job interview and was diagnosed with a type of SVT though I have never suffered any of the symptoms of being light-headed or short of breath.  They also performed and echo and said my right ventricle was slightly enlarged.  I am going for a cardio-MRI in two weeks.  The doctor gave me a heart monitor to wear for 24 hrs.  I feel very in the dark about what is going on.  I am a very healthy 26 year old male.  I go the gym 4-5 times a week to play raquetball and lift weights.  I have never been a good long distance runner but am very athletic and take good care of myself.  I was wondering if being a powerlifter for the past 5 years could have caused and increase in size of my right ventricle?  Also to fix the ongoing SVT will it take more than beta blockers?
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