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I get like a prominent heart beat that lasts about 1-3 seconds

Every now and again (say once to twice a day), I get like a prominent heart beat that lasts about 1-3 seconds. It s hard to describe really, but it s like I notice my heart beat just for that time only and then it gets back to normal again. Any ideas, please?
Wed, 14 Sep 2011
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Hi,Ritu,
Thanks for query,
you have not mentioned your age.
It seems that you might have Extra systole.
Go for ECG and find out the cause.
Ok and bye.
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