Irregular pulse rate

What is Irregular pulse rate?

This is when the heart beats with an irregular rhythm. This is caused by abnormal electrical activity in the heart. Mostly the irregular pulse rate is not life threatening but sometimes it may cause cardiac arrest.

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I have an irregular heartbeat at times. It ll speed up super fast, and slow back down. It goes on like this usually for just a few minutes but...

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hi,
your symptoms of palpitations should be evaluated thoroughly , because speeding up heart may be because of some non cardiac causes like Anemia,...

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My heart beats irregularly and lately its been doing it more often. It will slows down dramatically and i ll get an axious feeling (but i get the...

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ECG and 24 hour Holter ECG monitoring only can give the answer to your question. These cardiac arrhythmias have different causes for their origin.

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Am 22yrs old,i have a problm with my heart ,actually am viewing my heart beats directly in my chest from 7yrs,i can able to see how its beating,its...

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See one Cardiologist first.

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