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How do you make the diagnosis of postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (pots)?

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Dr. William Scott
Pediatrics - Cardiology
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In brief: Heart rate changes

Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (pots) is characterized by an abnormal heart rate increase with standing.
Typically blood pressure does not change. Patients have a variety of symptoms including fatigue, dizziness and fainting.

In brief: Heart rate changes

Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (pots) is characterized by an abnormal heart rate increase with standing.
Typically blood pressure does not change. Patients have a variety of symptoms including fatigue, dizziness and fainting.
Dr. William Scott
Dr. William Scott
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: SEVERAL BUT A

Tilt test helps quite a bit to rule it out.

In brief: SEVERAL BUT A

Tilt test helps quite a bit to rule it out.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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