A 44-year-old male asked:
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is there any correlation between benign pvcs and reflux?

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Dr. Jay Dinerman
33 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Could be: Anything that increases sympathetic tone (adrenaline like responses) such as pain or discomfort could increase the frequency of pvcs.
Answered on Apr 19, 2014

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