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Does anyone know the life expectancy of someone who was has tachycardia

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
Tachycardia: Tachycardia means rapid heart rate, many things can be associated with this including normal and abnormal states. The patient's diagnosis will suggest... Read More

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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine 73 years experience
This is so common: That i despair of accurate diagnosis. Your heart and BP at 18 are controlled by the limbic system of the brain---a computer that organizes your abilit... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine 41 years experience
Most : Most forms of ventricular tachycardia (VT) are very serious, and require close management by a cardiologist. Conditions that cause scarring or enlarge... Read More
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
Variable: Vt has a wide spectrum of severity. Some kinds cause no symptoms and are benign and others deteriorate rapidly to ventricular fibrillation and cause d... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Rapid heart beat: Is normal function with exercise. But if the wrong part of the heart is running the rhythm then it's a different pattern of rapid beating that is unco... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Cardiology 22 years experience
Many causes: Most if not all are reversible with right diagnosis ; treatment.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Yes: They will insure you, but maybe your premium will be a little higher.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ehsan Ansari
Cardiology 30 years experience
See below: There are two different type of sinus tachycardia . One is inappropriate sinus tachycardia the other reflex mechanism sinus tachycardia. Inappropriate... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Szawaluk
Cardiology 31 years experience
Many ways: Svt can be very diruptive if it occurs frequently and is symptomatic. Symptoms can include chest pain , shortness of breath, palpitations, lightheaded... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
Highly variable: Vt can be non-sustained which isn't generally life threatening or sustained. Sustained VT can occur at different heart rates. Relatively slow VT (what... Read More
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Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology 15 years experience
See below: Have you talked to your primary care doctor? Before diagnosing any mental illness, e.g. Anxiety, depression, physical causes need to be ruled out. I w... Read More

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