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Heart flutter lying down

I developed a irregular heartbeat approx. 2 months ago. Now it hardly skips at all, but when I lay down at night and go to sleep I wake up during the night  with a flutter in the left top of the chest, I can move around or turn over and it will leave immediatly. This might happen 2-3 times per night. During the fluttering my pluse stays normal. I have never had any type of heart problems no blood pressure, or cholesterol problems. 66 yr. old male
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If this happens often, it would be worth checking with your doctor.  It may be necessary to wear a monitor while you are sleeping for the doctor to reach any diagnosis.
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