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A 32-year-old female asked:

i'm 32, quite fit female but have been getting flutters in my chest the last two days that are really freaking me out, don't have any pain with them?

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Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Family practice : If no pain or lightheadedness you could make appt with your dr. However you should be seen. Consider going to the er if heart rate is fast or if you have chest pain. You may have a benign process but still needs further testing. Echocardiogram , holter monitor lab studies for thyroid disease should be done.

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