A 43-year-old female asked:
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i get a lot of heart thumps , had ekg and showed heart murmur. doctor didn't prescribe me anything . what can i do to get rid of the thumps ?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
ECG : Ecg does not show heart murmur. Murmur is sound. Your thumps are likely palpitations caused by benign extra heart beats which don't require treatment, just reassurance. Talk with your dr. And ask for an explanation.
Answered on Oct 13, 2013
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