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Undergone cardiovascular risk assessment due to anxiety. Have tachycardia. Meaning?

Hi i suffer from anxiety . i have undergone a cardiovascular risk assessment this week , my bp is normal, cholesterol normal and chest sounds fine but i had an ecg today showing some tachycardia the nurse showed the gp and he has asked to see me next week. is this normal or will i be put on medication and should i be worried.
Asked On : Tue, 18 Sep 2012
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Tachycardia can occur due to anxiety. If the ECG is normal, do not worry. Most probably the second appointment is for follow-up for your condition.

Dr Ahmad

Answered: Thu, 20 Sep 2012
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