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Why is there pause in my heart beats ?

I have had heart tests just last year, Echocardiogram , stress test, 24 hour halter moniter, 2 ecgs and blood work. Everything is fine and i was discharged from the cardiologist care. But recently i have been checking my pulse and i have been having pauses between beats, basically today it has been all dayyyy. Like it beat dub dub, dub dub, pause.... dub dub, dub dub, dub dub, pause, dub dub, dub dub, pause. This has been all day today, and is strating to fustrate me. alot. Please can anyone help me :) Rossi x
Asked On : Wed, 9 Mar 2011
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These pauses are called sinus pauses and they are common in young patients.They present no pathology.Just ignore them.
Answered: Thu, 10 Mar 2011
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