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North Adams, MA
A 18-year-old female asked:

I have sinusitis, and my pulse is rapid-about 100-110 bpm resting-and sometimes my pulse in my wrist will stop and start again.is sinusitis the cause?

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Arrhytmias: Infections can increase heart rate but unlikely to cause skipped beats. Skipped beats require immediate if present.
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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Provided original answer
Need immediate evaluation in urgent care or ER if you have skipped heart beats to eensure no signicant abnormal heart rhytm
Nov 23, 2013
Last updated Nov 15, 2020


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