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4 year old complains oh his "heart hurting" and it is "racing". It lasts for approx 5 min or less & 2x in 24 hrs. Should I have him checked?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Call your pediatrician and seek their advice.

In brief: Yes

Call your pediatrician and seek their advice.
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Dr. James Thompson
Pediatrics - Cardiology

In brief: Yes

It is uncommon for a 4 Y.
O. To complain of a racing heart. This should be checked out.

In brief: Yes

It is uncommon for a 4 Y.
O. To complain of a racing heart. This should be checked out.
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