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Skipped heart beat

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
Are these post: Menopausal estrogen replacements or birth control pills? "skipped beats" require an ekg or holter to distinguish origin, and anxiety and stress levels ... Read More

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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Morse
29 years experience Cardiology
Difficult to say: There are a lot of possibilities. I would try to see if there is a trend or pattern cut down on coffee and other stimulants monitor your pulse if ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Harris
32 years experience Family Medicine
Missed beat: We all probably have minor heart irregularities every day and don't even know it. There may be premature or delayed beats in the course of 100, 000 b ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fenster
30 years experience Cardiology
Yes: If the heart rate is monitored continuously, almosr everyone will experience a "skipped beat" now and then. If you are experiencing frequent episodes, ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lee Marcus
30 years experience Cardiology
No worries: A single "skipped heart beat" is nothing to worry about in an otherwise healthy person. In fact, most people's hearts are skipping or having extra be ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
Heart rhythm is: Supposed to be regular, an early beat may cause a pause, but these can be started from atrial sources (flutter, fibrillation or pac's) or ventricle, p ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hasan Noubani
35 years experience Pediatric Cardiology
More tests: I think you should have a basic ekg and possible 24 hr monitor to check heart rate variability . I f these are normal , you should keep an eye if it ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Palpitation Sx: Palpitations are an awareness of extra heartbeats which most of us have. The sensation can be single or multiple and can sometimes last minutes. Diffe ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Usually benign: If causing symptoms should see your doc for an evaluation. They usually are not a problem but for an occasional patient there is a real problem. Can't ... Read More
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