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Two Beat Clonus
My 15 months son,active &healthy,have ankle clonus(3-4 beats)in both ankle since 3 weeks old, asleep&awake.He start walking at 13 months.is it normal?
Moms holter test shows ventricular ectopic beats.In 89307 beats total aw 133,isolated 112,pairs 4,abberant 0,runs 3&run beats 13.rhythym is sinus.help?
Not enough info: What distinguishes the significance of a rhythm disturbance is what the condition of the heart is, not the rhythm per se. Your mother needs an evaluation which includes information about how strong her heart is and whether she has evidence of blocked arteries. Other considerations are what meds she takes, her use of nicotine, alcohol and caffeine, and what symptoms, if any, she has. Warm wishes. ...Read more
On 48 hr ECG h.monitor is 180 BPM walking when im asleep 48 bpm, 12 atrial ectopic beats and 68bpm av. after I took b.blocker on 2nd day significant?
Symptomatic: only if you are expereincing cardiac symtoms ...Read more
24hr holter showed many skipped beats and early/xtra beats.What are these called? I feel heart pause,then sudden hard fast beat, very irreg n repeats
Premature beats: They are simply called "premature beats" as they occur earlier than expected. They originate either from the upper chamber (atrium) and termed premature atrial beats PAC or from the lower chamber(ventricle) called premature ventricular beats (PVC) . In both cases following the premature beats ,there is a pause and the first beat usually feels strong or hard. Check with MD They are often benign ...Read more
Holter- 24 run superventricular events 20 beats 88bpm 3 beats 99 BPM 5 beats 86bmp. Longest rate 128 BPM 0:01:48. Echo, ecg, angio normal. Concerned?
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Heart was beating fast. Like every three beats i felt it take a fast pause then beat again three beats. No pain. Beats normal now, what could b cause?
Good description: You are accurately describing a "regularly irregular" rhythm which is also called "trigeminy" if the skip is every 3rd beat, and "quadrigeminy" if it's every 4th. This can be of either atrial or ventricular origin. If it recurs, you should have a 24 hour recording of your heart rhythm (holter) to better characterize it. ...Read more
I have noticed missing heart beat occassionally. The heart beat seems normal except it skips a beat every 10-15 beats. Is this normal?
Skipped beats : Usually not concerning . Mention to your doctor when you see them. ...Read more
My 15 months son,active & healthy,have ankle clonus(3-4 beats)in both leg since 3 weeks old, asleep&awake. He start walking at 13 months.is it normal?
At 5yr old heart murmur, normal echo @7yrs chest pain, heartrate 61, normal 24 hr holster, abnormal ecg pointing to lvh. Whats goin on?!?
24hr holter moniter showed heart rate 45-170. 1% were supraventricular paced beats. Is this normal or SVT?
Probably within norm: you need to discuss with your doctor about this holter report -- ...Read more