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What does it mean to have high resting pulse rate?
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Dr. Eric Toloza
Surgery - Thoracic
In brief: Heart beating fast
A high resting pulse rate means that your pulse (or heart rate) at rest is faster than normal .
.. This could be due to a variety of reasons and should be evaluated by your doctor if very high, e.g. >100 ...

In brief: Heart beating fast
A high resting pulse rate means that your pulse (or heart rate) at rest is faster than normal .
.. This could be due to a variety of reasons and should be evaluated by your doctor if very high, e.g. >100 ...
Dr. Eric Toloza
Dr. Eric Toloza
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Dr. Francis Uricchio
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: Variety of things
An elevated resting heart rate could be due to something as simple as being out of shape or it could be a reflection of a serious medical condition such as hyperthyroidism.
With a history, physical examination, and simple testing, your physician should be able to determine the reason for your elevated resting heart rate.

In brief: Variety of things
An elevated resting heart rate could be due to something as simple as being out of shape or it could be a reflection of a serious medical condition such as hyperthyroidism.
With a history, physical examination, and simple testing, your physician should be able to determine the reason for your elevated resting heart rate.
Dr. Francis Uricchio
Dr. Francis Uricchio
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