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A 38-year-old male asked:

38/m rhr 48 laying down. 60 while sitting up. 72 while standing. non athlete. ecg, ekg, chest x-ray normal. occasional pvcs. is my rhr okay?

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Dr. Harinder Gill
Cardiology 39 years experience
Heart rate: Rest HR is normal range.The PVC's need to be further discussed and possibly investigated
Dr. Julian Bennett
Internal Medicine 22 years experience
Probably ok: Everything is probably fine because your heart rate responds appropriately with activity. however a resting heart rate of 38 is still very low I would recommend that you see a cardiologist to make sure there are no underlying problems

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