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Chest pain and possible myocardial infarction. ecg reveals sinus tachycardia. what does this mean at 50?

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Dr. Gutti Rao
Hospital-based practice 46 years experience
Myocardial infarctio: Chest pain, and possible myocardial infarction @age 50----you should either go to nearest er or be in the hospital. It is immaterial whether you have tachycardia or not. I could be of help if the question is clear.
Dr. Pareena Bilkoo
Cardiology 22 years experience
Sinus tachycardia: Sinus tachycardia refers to a faster than normal heart rate. Usually higher than 100 beats/minute. Please see your pcp for further evaluation for chest pain.

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Last updated May 29, 2016

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