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Crestview, FL
A 40-year-old female asked:

Can a heart problem cause severe weakness and dizziness? i have had chest pain and fluttering that lasts 2 to 3 mins then the weakness starts..

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ronda Alexander
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 20 years experience
Absolutely: This can be a problem with the rhythm of the heart's beating. If your heart isn't working properly, your body & brain won't get the oxygen and nutrients needed to function properly. You should report to your primary care provider or cardiologist for an examination and/or testing.
Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial 46 years experience
Yes: Yes. See MD or go to ER for exam. Can result in fatal arrhythmia.

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