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Supraventricular tachycardia, palpitations, increased heartbeat without exertion. Anything you can tell me?

Im 14 with Supraventricular Tachycardia . I havent been perscribed any beta blockers or medication despite the frequency of my episodes. I get palpiations daily, but severe episodes about three times a week. I get rapid heart rate while doing little to no physical activity. Even while not having an episode, I feel so weak or out of shape (even though im not. 110 lbs 5 4 ft tall) that I might pass out by running a short distance. Is there anything you can tell me?
Asked On : Mon, 15 Oct 2012
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inview of background history of supraventricular tachycardia not control by beta blockers or other medication and you are getting recurrent palpitation so i advice to consult electrophysiologist
treatment called radio ablation has sucess rate of 95 to 98% to cure this problem
i think you can plan for this treatment
take care
Answered: Mon, 29 Oct 2012
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