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My heart feels like it stops then beats real hard only once after that. It's happening several times a day.?
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Dr. Vance Harris
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In brief: PVC
What you are having is a premature ventricular contraction (PVC) where the heart has an early beat then a pause as it falls right before a normal beat so the normal beat doesn't occur. Then the next beat takes a little longer to occur. During that time the heart fills just a little more so the next heartbeat is stronger and thats what you are feeling.
It is called starlings law, heart beats harder.

In brief: PVC
What you are having is a premature ventricular contraction (PVC) where the heart has an early beat then a pause as it falls right before a normal beat so the normal beat doesn't occur. Then the next beat takes a little longer to occur. During that time the heart fills just a little more so the next heartbeat is stronger and thats what you are feeling.
It is called starlings law, heart beats harder.
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