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23 y.o female, suffering from palpitations esp. in the morning. done(holter, ecg, ekg, abdominal ultrasound, blood tests). holter showed sinus tachycardia at 178 bpm. i also have low blood pressure. any idea what it is? doctors are confused.

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Dr. Ralph Boling
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible: pseudo hypoaldosteronism, variant. Ask your doctor, treatment is fludrocortisone acetate, salt and fluid mangement. Variant can have low blood pressure and unexplained tachycardia.
Answered on Feb 6, 2020

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