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What is the medical term for when it feels like your heart just did a flip flop or cartwheel?

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Dr. Charles Jost
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Extrasystole

The medical term for this sensation is 'extrasystole'.

In brief: Extrasystole

The medical term for this sensation is 'extrasystole'.
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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Palpitation

Palpitation , or symptomatic arrhythmia.

In brief: Palpitation

Palpitation , or symptomatic arrhythmia.
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