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What are irregular heartbeats?

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Dr. Sarosh Batlivala
Pediatrics - Cardiology

In brief: There are many types

Many types of irregular heart beats exist.
Normal heart beat starts in right atrium ("top" chamber") moves to crux of the heart, and then spreads to lower, pumping chambers (ventricles). Irregular beats can originate in the atria or ventricles. Taking breaths influences heart rate as well for many factors. Interpreting irregular heart beats requires a full history and exam by a doctor.

In brief: There are many types

Many types of irregular heart beats exist.
Normal heart beat starts in right atrium ("top" chamber") moves to crux of the heart, and then spreads to lower, pumping chambers (ventricles). Irregular beats can originate in the atria or ventricles. Taking breaths influences heart rate as well for many factors. Interpreting irregular heart beats requires a full history and exam by a doctor.
Dr. Sarosh Batlivala
Dr. Sarosh Batlivala
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Dr. Steven Saunders
Internal Medicine

In brief: Irregular heartbeat

Different kinds of arrhythmia or heart rhythm disturbances.
Some haress others not.

In brief: Irregular heartbeat

Different kinds of arrhythmia or heart rhythm disturbances.
Some haress others not.
Dr. Steven Saunders
Dr. Steven Saunders
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