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Spokane, WA
A 27-year-old female asked:

How often do 27 year olds have heart attacks or cardiac arrest and just up and die with no warning?!

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Pulmonary Critical Care 27 years experience
Very rare: In most cases, it's due to drug overdose.
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Dr. Pasala Ravichandran
A Verified Doctoranswered
46 years experience
Extremely rare: But, if you are an active athlete it is better to have a simple check up and ECG to make sure you don't have any specific disease affecting your heart muscle. Lot of hospitals offer this check up.
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Last updated Jun 10, 2014

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