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A 55-year-old female asked:

Have frequent heart flutters,palpitation,&chest pain. recent stress-echo test was fine&7days monitor show no significant arrhythmia.when i was lying down on my l side on a thick comforter,its corner hit into the side of my l breast.can it harm heart?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Bedding is outside: Comforters, pillows, or blankets on the outside of the body don't directly affect the organs on the inside of the body. Humans have skin, fat, muscles, bones between the outside of the body and the heart, lungs, and esophagus inside the chest.
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