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A 21-year-old male asked:

i have a history of pericarditis and every time i eat or drink something my heart rate goes up by about 30-40bpm hospital doesn't know whats wrong?

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Dr. Dev Vaz
Dr. Dev Vaz answered
Cardiology 23 years experience
Get a second opinion: Pericarditis is a complex syndrome with many causes. If your local doctor does not have a solution then you should probably get a second opinion.

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Last updated Apr 3, 2016

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