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Could heart flutter be caused by scratching certain parts of the body?

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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

Although anything is possible , i can't think of a way that those two things are related.

In brief: No

Although anything is possible , i can't think of a way that those two things are related.
Dr. Mark Stern
Dr. Mark Stern
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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

Unrelated.

In brief: No

Unrelated.
Dr. Rick Koch
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Dr. James Chapman
Scratching while the EKG is being recorded may create artifact which may resemble flutter
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