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What could cause a have rapid heart beat?

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Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience in Hospital-based practice
Rapid heart rate: Fever, anxiety, caffeine containing beverages can increase heart rate, diseases such as atrial fibrillation, flutter, supraventricular tachycardia, and life threatening ventricular tachycardia, ventricular fibrillation- hear rates can reach to more than 200.
Answered on Sep 3, 2014
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