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Doctor advised holter for heart monitoring. Does this sound serious?

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Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: Holter monitor

Typically a holter heart monitor is ordered to look for rhythm disturbances.
Generally this is done for people with palpitations, dizziness or episodes of fainting/passing out. It is certainly important to do the test if your doctor has recommended it.

In brief: Holter monitor

Typically a holter heart monitor is ordered to look for rhythm disturbances.
Generally this is done for people with palpitations, dizziness or episodes of fainting/passing out. It is certainly important to do the test if your doctor has recommended it.
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