In some cases it is necessary to have a procedure called an ablation. In basic terms the doctor burns out an extra electrical path in your hearts electrical system that is causing the fast heart beat. It is done by passing a catheter from your groin to the necessary area on your heart. It is usually done as a day procedure. Whilst there are risks to all invasive procedures this procedure has few risks and the benefits could be huge if you are symptomatic with the fast heart beat.
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My five year old daughter comes to me quite frequently complaining of rapid heartbeat, her legs are shaking uncontrollably and she has a lot of leg pain....I m not an over reacting mom as my 8 year old was born with Pierre Robin Sequence and we have been through everything you can imagine with him...she has always seemed quite healthy. Any suggestion
I m 22, i ve been experiencing rapid heartbeat since my childhood days. every time it stuck it makes me feel uncomfortable and makes me feel week. When it happen it will go away after sometimes. I have a history with low blood pressure which can makes me faint and i have thalasemia threat.
I have been having a very hard heartbeat several times a day . When this happens my head on the right temple starts to hurt and I have to catch my breath. I went to the urgent care today, they did a chest X-ray and an EKG. Everything was fine except that heart rate was 103. I ve had an extra heartbeat that happens two to three times a week that my cardiologist knows about and hasn t been concerned. But this is a very hard heart beat and is happening at least a dozen times a day along with the other symptoms that I mentioned before. The extra heart beats that I had had before didn t have any other symptoms with them. Not sure what to do but I m not feeling well.