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What treatment should be taken for heart palpitations?

my 16 year son, who is 6ft tall and normal weight has complained for the last couple of years of heart palpitations and heaviness in the chest when lying down. he also gets breathless when just sitting, when he gets up in the morning and when urinating. but he can do long distance running and other exercise no problem.
Asked On : Fri, 13 Apr 2012
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Hello michelle.smith732,

Heart Palpitation & Heaviness in the Chest- Advice- ECG, ECHO & Cardiologist Check up, Urine routine & Microscopic T3T4 & TSH,USG-Abdomen & Pelvis. hope you will enjoy Positive Health, thank you.
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