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A 35-year-old female asked:

Heart not well. winded at rest, 120 bpm just standing up. echo/ecg/cxr ok, cbc ok. could this be hormonal? dysautonomia? metabolic? thnx 4 any clue

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Dr. Matt Wachsman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Cannot say: but REALLY unlikely dysautonomia (winded, heart UP, it's moving in CORRECT direction). Impairment of ability to move: Obesity, lack of exercise, dehydration, muscle dysfunction, thyroid, adrenal, many other possibilities.
Last updated Oct 17, 2015


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