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Are heart palpitations inherited?
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Dr. Andrew Kaplan
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Abnormal rhythms may
Palpitations are sensations that there is some abnormality in the heartbeat.
They are subjective. Certain heart rhythm problems have genetic causes. Some may be benign and others life threatening. It is best to record the heartbeat at the time of symptoms and get a baseline ECG for evaluation.

In brief: Abnormal rhythms may
Palpitations are sensations that there is some abnormality in the heartbeat.
They are subjective. Certain heart rhythm problems have genetic causes. Some may be benign and others life threatening. It is best to record the heartbeat at the time of symptoms and get a baseline ECG for evaluation.
Dr. Andrew Kaplan
Dr. Andrew Kaplan
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Dr. Barton Cook
Pediatrics - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Can be
Palpitations represent various rhythm problems, some of which can run in families.

In brief: Can be
Palpitations represent various rhythm problems, some of which can run in families.
Dr. Barton Cook
Dr. Barton Cook
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