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What is the difference between palpitations and tachycardia?

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Dr. Leila Wing
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Fast vs irregular

Palpitations are irregular heart beats and tachycardia is a fast heart beat.

In brief: Fast vs irregular

Palpitations are irregular heart beats and tachycardia is a fast heart beat.
Dr. Leila Wing
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Palpitations

Palpitations are extra heart beats felt as an unpleasant sensation.
Tachycardia is rapid heart rate.

In brief: Palpitations

Palpitations are extra heart beats felt as an unpleasant sensation.
Tachycardia is rapid heart rate.
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