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What could cause a slight arrhythmia at sudden changes of position?

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Dr. Sheldon Brownstein
Cardiology - Cardiac Electrophysiology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Position

Positional change can cause heart rate changes that mimic arrhythmias and should be documented

In brief: Position

Positional change can cause heart rate changes that mimic arrhythmias and should be documented
Dr. Sheldon Brownstein
Dr. Sheldon Brownstein
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Dr. Cynthia Thaik
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Intrathoracic pressu

Slight arrhythmia or palpitation is usually benign, if brief and self limiting and not causing any other symptoms.
If provoked by positional change, likely being influenced by blood return to the right atrium.

In brief: Intrathoracic pressu

Slight arrhythmia or palpitation is usually benign, if brief and self limiting and not causing any other symptoms.
If provoked by positional change, likely being influenced by blood return to the right atrium.
Dr. Cynthia Thaik
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