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Is it dangerous to scuba dive if you are experiencing palpitation ?

is it dangerous to scuba dive if you are experiencing palpitation ?
Thu, 17 Dec 2009
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As with many other medical conditions, the answer varies depending on your particular situation. Are your palpitations serious enough that you see a cardiologist about them? Are you taking medication? Do you have an implant? An important source of information will be the doctors at Divers Alert Network. You can find them at http://www.diversalertnetwork.org/
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