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My heart rate becomes extremely elevated when im just sitting down resting and while talking im gasping for air. Whats happening?

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Dr. Ew Christensen
Family Medicine
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In brief: Get In!

If you are having an elevation in heart rate and you are short of breath, you need to get into the emergency room right now and get evaluated.
You could have a life-threatening problem. There are many things that could be giving you these symptoms, so please get in to be seen.

In brief: Get In!

If you are having an elevation in heart rate and you are short of breath, you need to get into the emergency room right now and get evaluated.
You could have a life-threatening problem. There are many things that could be giving you these symptoms, so please get in to be seen.
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