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What Does A 91 Bpm Pulse Mean
After rest?: I assume you mean after you've cooled down from exercise (that is, it was fast during exercise and then slowed down). That's a healthy response called "recovery time". If you're slow during exercise, you have a problem, see your doctor. If you're slow after exercise, you're a seasoned athlete. ...Read more
Tachycardia: If the rate is 160 at rest that is abnormal and requires workup for cause. ...Read more
Palpitation Sx: Palpitations are an awareness of extra heartbeats which most of us have. The sensation can be single or multiple and can sometimes last minutes. Different people may feel other symptoms along with them such as dizzy, lightheaded or short of breath. The palpitations are almost always atrial or ventricular premature beats. Usually benign but they are also found with abnormal hearts. ...Read more
Missig or early beat: Usually regular heart beat is 1 to 1.5 seconds apart. If any beat come earlier or later than regular time, it is called irregular heart beat. Mose common cause in healthy individual is low potassium. Take k-dur 20 meq, one tablet daily for 3 weeks and you will feel better. If this does not help, see your doctor. ...Read more
What is biphasic pulse? Does this mean if you feel double beat in your carotid artery you have HCM? How is it detected? Thanks
Two peaks/heart beat: instead of just one, aka pulsus bisferiens: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pulsus_bisferiens. Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, HCM, is only one possible basis by creating subaortic stenosis. Detection is normally by palpation (fell) but this takes some practice & comparison with a similar location normal pulse to appreciate better. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ectopy: The heart beats by electrical conduction system through the cardiac muscles - sometimes it can skip a beat or beat irregularly - these are known as arrythmias. There are benign kinds (such as psvt, pvc) and more dangerous kinds such as atrial fibrillation. An ekg will give you the answer. ...Read more
Health: It means that you're healthy, normal, and physically fit. ...Read more
What does it mean if a baby’s heart rate goes really low when you’re having your ultrasound exam?
Depends: Are you pregnant? If so that is called decels and can be of concern. ...Read more
My ECG results show Normal ECG except for rate. Vent. Rate 57bpm. What does this mean? Should I be concerned?
Pregnant or Not?: This issue, & stage, can make a big difference. If you are feeling in the correct location of the uterus, and if pregnant, then may be feeling increased flow in arteries supplying a placenta locates within the anterior uterus. The abdominal aorta typically divides, at ~naval level, into the iliac arteries & they go deeper, so not likely the iliac arteries. ...Read more
Arrhythmia: Atrial flutter is an arrhythmia originating in the upper chambers (atria) of the heart. Faster heart rates should be controlled with medication(s) if possible. Anticoagulation (treatment with blood thinner) may be indicated. This rhythm is usually treatable by ablation procedure by an cardiac electrophysiologist. Recommend seeing a cardiologist. ...Read more
What does probable anterseptal mi age undertiminate Q waves v1-v2 neg t's mean on a EKG what does it mean?
Very detailed read: Q-waves on a particular set of leads tells us you had a heart attack some time in the past (age indeterminate = don't know when). The v-leads tell us it was in the septum. T-waves indicate acute myocardial infarction (mi=heart attack), and you didn't have those. Overall, i would say you had heart trouble in the past, but were doing ok at the time of this ekg. ...Read more
Normal: Essentially a normal findingGet a more detailed answer ›
Heart beat: I am not sure what you mean - can you clarify. ...Read more
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