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Doctor insights on: Ventricular Extrasystole

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Is there any surgery available to cure extrasystole?

Is there any surgery available to cure extrasystole?

Extrasystole: Extrasystole is extra heart beat if isolated no. Avoid stimulants like caffeine. As alternative there are arythmias that can be addressed with ep studies and abnormal area can be ablated.

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What are some things that I can do to overcome extrasystole?

What are some things that I can do to overcome extrasystole?

PVC,: Sometimes they are the beginning of atrail fib. In general caffeine, alcohol and food allergies can trigger them as can insomnia, anxiety and rushing around. Atrial wxtrasystoles are not considered as serious as ventricular ones. Almost everyone has a rare or occasional extrasystole and it should be ignored.

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What is supraventricular extrasystole?

What is supraventricular extrasystole?

Supraventricular: It is an extra heart beat which was initiated above the ventricles. That is usually an atrial premature beat but could be an AV junctional premature beat. Both are distinct from Ventricular premature beats.

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Is skipped or miss heartbeat the same as extrasystole. Is this miss heartbeat serious & it normally does not required any treatment at all.

Is skipped or miss heartbeat the same as extrasystole. Is this miss heartbeat serious & it normally does not required any treatment at all.

Different: What feels like a skip to you is often an extrasystole. If an ECG or monitor actually shows a missed or dropped beat, this is different. It may be from medications, or there may be some problem with the conduction system in your heart. When you doc looks at the actual arrhythmia on the strips, he can determine the seriousness of it, and if any treatment is needed.

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Tired, extrasystole systoms and always used to practice exercises. Nowadays can't sleep early and always feel exaustive. Heart exams normal jan/12.?

Tired, extrasystole systoms and always used to practice exercises. Nowadays can't sleep early and always feel exaustive. Heart exams normal jan/12.?

See a doctor.: I hate to inconvenience you since I am a patient too, but it's time to check in with a doctor again. The possibility is that this is nothing serious, but why not find out if you now have an over or under active thyroid or some other easily treated cause of your troubles? You could be anemic. It's worth a hands on evaluation.

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Have extrasystoles everyday constantly. Had EKG said normal just need lifestyle change.Can anxiety cause constant extra beats? I have severe anxiety.

Have extrasystoles everyday constantly. Had EKG said normal just need lifestyle change.Can anxiety cause constant extra beats? I have severe anxiety.

Palpitations: 26 year old lady with a past medical history of anxiety experiencing extrasystolic heartbeats continually. Anxiety does cause cardiac symptoms. However, there are several risk factors including a personal or family history of arrhythmia, family history of sudden death, and other cardiac risk factors that determine whether further workup is indicated. Get cardiology consult and ZIO Patch/Holter Mon

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My mom 46 yrs feels dropped heart beats (extrasystole) when she thinks of something stresses her, its now happening frequently (drinks 2 coffee could ?

My mom 46 yrs feels dropped heart beats (extrasystole) when she thinks of something stresses her, its now happening frequently (drinks 2 coffee could ?

Palpitations: Palpitations or feelings of noticeably rapid, strong or irregular heartbeat can be due to stress, exercise, medications, caffeine, overactive thyroid, etc. Check out http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/heart-palpitations/basics/definition/con-20034780. Then take her to see her Family Doc or Cardiologist. In meantime, no more coffee or caffeinated soft drinks.

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Short PR interval no delta wave, short paroxysmal aFib, IRBBB, different types of extrasystoles and tachycardias plus night bradycardia. Diagnosis?

Short PR interval no delta wave, short paroxysmal aFib, IRBBB, different types of extrasystoles and tachycardias plus night bradycardia. Diagnosis?

Lown-Ganong-Levine: Same family as WPW with concern for accessory pathway connecting atria directly to ventricles. BUT unlike WPW, LGL is more benign, and the AV node still possesses decremental conduction.

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Everyday i feel my heart beating strong and slow like is gonna stop. Extrasystole aswell. Echo said extrasystole and respiratory arrhythmia. 28 years?

Everyday i feel my heart beating strong and slow like is gonna stop. Extrasystole aswell. Echo said extrasystole and respiratory arrhythmia. 28 years?

Likely benign: If your echo showed no structural abnormalities, your sinus arrhythmia and either PAC or PVC is probably harmless. If you are having symptoms or limitations from your palpitations, discuss possibly wearing a monitor overnight to more fully evaluate the arrhythmia.

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Hi. I had a sharp medium pain close to left nipper and sharp sound in right ear, all for secounds.Few weeks bf doctor said mpv and extrasystole.

Hi. I had a sharp medium pain close to left nipper and sharp sound in right ear, all for secounds.Few weeks bf doctor said mpv and extrasystole.

Hello Ireland: I acknowledge that we speak different forms of English but is "nipper" a small boy, a vise tool, or misspelled nipple? I assume mpv is MVP (mitral valve prolapse)? Anyway, the heart never causes ear pain. MVP and extra-systoles are very common and not dangerous unless severe. A 24 hr recording and echocardiogram would determine this. If annoying there meds that can help suppress them. -bf doctor?

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I did echocardio i have mvp & extrasystole. I take magnesium. Small effort my heart beating 120 min and 2-3 extrasystole. Can i do sport? Dangerous?

I did echocardio i have mvp & extrasystole. I take magnesium. Small effort my heart beating 120 min and 2-3 extrasystole. Can i do sport? Dangerous?

Begin slowly: MVP is generally not dangerous. Relatively increased heart rate with very mild exertion can be signs of dehydration, anemia (low blood count) or thyroid issues, and a high adrenalin state related to stress and anxiety. Also could be a sign of being out of shape. Would address above issues with your doctor. Hydrate, start exercise slowly and add stress reduction eg breathing, yoga, meditation.

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Painless extrasystoles during excitement and sports with no other accompanying symptoms. Normal ECG and holter monitoring. What should I do to ease it?

Painless extrasystoles during excitement and sports with no other accompanying symptoms. Normal ECG and holter monitoring. What should I do to ease it?

If your: extrasystoles are painless and without symptoms and you have a normal examination and cardiac workup there is nothing to be concerned about. There is no need to "ease" them.

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31y male. I have some extrasystoles and chest pain+"jolts" when lying in bed trying to sleep, worse in supine. Ekg, echo, holter normal. What can it be?

31y male. I have some extrasystoles and chest pain+"jolts" when lying in bed trying to sleep, worse in supine. Ekg, echo, holter normal. What can it be?

Palpitations: Ask for a 30 day event monitor and be sure to press the "event" button when you're feeling your symptoms. It's likely just the extra-systoles. If that's the case, your Propranolol dose could be increased or you could try acebutolol.

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Extrasystoles during intensive workout(160bpm). No chest pain, dizzyness or short of breath. Normal eco, ECG and holter results. Psychological?

Extrasystoles during intensive workout(160bpm). No chest pain, dizzyness or short of breath. Normal eco, ECG and holter results. Psychological?

No: No. It's fine that it's happening, that's what the tests are telling you. The fact that you have no other symptoms means there's also nothing wrong with you. The fact that you are still concerned about it, most certainly psychological. What do you think about while you are working out? Next time you feel it occur, try to be mindful of your thoughts. Maybe there is someone you can talk to about it?

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My doctor said i have minor mitral valve prolaps and extrasystole Arrhythmia. It's this dangerous? Can i go to gym? Risk of sudden death?

My doctor said i have minor mitral valve prolaps and extrasystole Arrhythmia. It's this dangerous?  Can i go to gym? Risk of sudden death?

MVP: Mitral valve prolapse is very common and sometimes over diagnosed. Mild cases, trivial prolapse without regurgitation, confers no more risk than normal population. Yes, you can go to the gym.

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I've mitral valve prolapse without mitral regurgitation, and had panic disord and now I am anxious. I'm noticing extrasystole (fail of one bit)wat2do?

I've mitral valve prolapse without mitral regurgitation, and had panic disord and now I am anxious. I'm noticing extrasystole (fail of one bit)wat2do?

Anxious: Mitral valve prolapse is often associated with anxiety. First try the natural and self-directed ways to relieve anxiety-- (1) exercise; a brisk walk whenever you can; (2) progressive muscle relaxation exercises (you can find these on the internet); they work; (3) meditation, or even just sitting still in silence for 10-20 minutes at a time on a regular basis. Otherwise, you can see an md for med.

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From where I will get detailed information of e.C.G. Changes in left ventricular failure?

From where I will get detailed information of e.C.G. Changes in left ventricular failure?

No where : Lv failure (i assume you mean reduced pumping power) does not result in any specific ECG findings. In fact, the ECG can look completely normal! on the other hand, in many patients, a whole range of abnormalities can be seen, including evidence of prior heart attacks (myocardial infarctions), conduction system disease, thickening of the heart muscle (hypertrophy), etc. See your doctor.

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What is possible ventricular preexcitation?

What is possible ventricular preexcitation?

Wpw: that there is possibility of WPW You can consult me or one of us if you need more detailed info. www.healthtap.com/volkantuzcu

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