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What does "800 Normal Sinus Rhythm" mean? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 25-Mar-2014
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Practicing since : 2002
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User:My ECG report says :: 800 Normal Sinus Rhythm & 121 Counter clockwise rotation . what does it mean ?
Doctor:is this your query?
Doctor:are you there?
Doctor:your report is normal
Doctor:however, it would be better to see the ECG reading with naked eye for better interpretation
User:800 sinus rhythm means ?
Doctor:Sinus rhythm means normal heart rhythm
Doctor:There is no value like 800
User:and 121 counter clockwise rotation ?
Doctor:it may be some number on the or calibration on the machine or the graph
Doctor:121 counter clockwise rotation - means the ECG is rotated counter clockwise
User:actually 800 & 121 is written before the text. so thought it mean something
Doctor:this is due to change of your position while taking ECG
User:ya got it
Doctor:it does not mean anything
Doctor:all right
Doctor:nothing to worry
Doctor:it is a normal reading
Doctor:it seems like you have posted a query on the same
User:what is normal heart rate reading ?
User:yes :)
Doctor:Shall we delete the same?
User:ya sure
Doctor:normal heart rate reading is 60 to 89/min
Doctor:anything else?
User:ya, I also had lipid profile test done . everything else is normal , only HDL is 37 (ie below 40). what shall I do
User:to maintain it
Doctor:Nothing to worry
Doctor:it is not very low
Doctor:in fact 37 is a good value in men
Doctor:what is your age?
User:I am female , age is 30
Doctor:it is a good value in women as well
Doctor:also, you are young at 30
Doctor:You need not worry about HDL of 37
Doctor:It is normal for you
Doctor:However, you can take lot of green leafy vegetables
Doctor:green tea
Doctor:fruits to get it to above 40
Doctor:Avoid high fatty food
User:ohk fine
Doctor:all right
User:thanku Doctor.
Doctor:ask me any more queries that you may have
Doctor:i would be glad to help you
User:that's all for now. :)
Doctor:all right
Doctor:take care then
Doctor:wish you good health
Doctor:bye for now
User:same ti you . bye
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