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A 24-year-old female asked:

My heartbeats have been getting to >100bpms-was about to faint twice. ecg showed sinus tachy. got high fever for 24 hrs once. is it serious?

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Dr. Moshe Dekel
Gynecology 48 years experience
Caution: It is normal to experience sinus tachycardia with high fever. You need to find out the reason for the fever, and treat the cause.
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Dr. Howard Shapiro
Specializes in Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
Many causes: Sinus tachycardia can be a response to many things, ranging from infection to exercise to dehydration among a lot of other causes. If this is recurring, see your physician, who should be able to help you find the cause and the solution to this problem.
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Last updated Jul 31, 2014

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