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Fast heart rate and anaemia - any relation? What does this mean?

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Dr. Robert Vogt Lowell
Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology
Yes: Simply stated, the less red blood cells you have, the faster they have to go around to keep up with your body's oxygen needs and this is achieved by a faster hr.
Answered on Mar 9, 2015
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