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A 19-year-old female asked:

Is it possible to have pounding heart, very strong, with normal heart rate and blood pressure? and if yes, why?

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Dr. Philip Miller
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Family Medicine 48 years experience
YES: Sometimes we can sense our own heartbeats without it being dangerous. If you could explain what you mean by "pounding heart, very strong" that would help: I suggest a medical exam and EKG as well as an outpatient 24 hr. Holter Monitor with event diary.

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