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what test is best to diganose heart rhythm problems? i heart it was the treadmill test?

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Dr. Lee Marcus
Cardiology 31 years experience
Hotter Monitor: Start with a 12 lead standard EKG followed by a 24 hour holter monitor. A holter monitor is simply a continuous recording of your heart rhythm that the doctor can then review and correlate with a diary of your symptoms. A monitor can be worn for more extended periods of time if 24 hours does not reveal a diagnosis.

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