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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Ganji
Dr. Jay Ganji answered
Specializes in Cardiac Electrophysiology
Palpitation: If you are diagnosed with extra beats (Premature atrial or ventricular contractions) and if you are vey symptomatic, doctors sometimes Rx a beta block ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Sergio Schabelman
48 years experience Cardiology
Yes: Holter monitoring is going to check for arrhythmias and heating pads will not interfere.
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
33 years experience Cardiology
Extra beats: Extra beats on a holtet are quite common as I am sure your doctor told you your ok unless there are sustained periods of rapid heart beats or pauses.
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Dr. Ehsan Ansari
30 years experience Cardiology
Depend: It depends on your heart condition and the degree of missed beat. Everyone gets extra heart beats. If no structural heart issues it is benign. It is ... Read More
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Yes: Many, probably most people have some of these. More than five per minute, or certain patterns, call for further study. If your physicain is not concer ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Erner
45 years experience Bariatrics
Holter monitor: Reading a holter monitor requires correlating the cardiac rhythm to any symptoms.Exercise in a healthy individual results in an elevated heart rate k ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
19 years experience Urgent Care
No: I am not aware of holler monitors and radiation. It should be safe to use for you and your baby.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Simple procedure: Technicians apply sticky patches attached to wires leading to a pager like device. The device is warn on clothing articles for the duration of the te ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
PAC stands: For premature atrial contractions. Aberrancy probably means conduction abnormality. Tachycardia means rapid heart rate >100. Both of these are " ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Banitt
32 years experience Cardiology
Scans are reviewed: There are many different types of holter monitoring systems, but typically a computer does the initial report and then a technician ensures that the c ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Gromko
48 years experience Family Medicine
Significance varies.: A holter monitor tracks your heartbeat by way of ekg leads worn continuously for 24-48 hrs, or more. "st depression" is the term used when certain wav ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
22 years experience Cardiology
This is normal : And not concerning.
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