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Fast pulse rate under normal conditions. No other known symptoms.

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Fast pulse rate under normal conditions. No other known symptoms. age 73 weight 11 stone height 5ft 9ins no disabilities fairly fit.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 4 years ago.

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how fast is your pulse rate?

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have you had your thyroid hormone levels checked?

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have you had an ECG of your heart?

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fast heart rate at risk could be atrial fibrillation, or high thyroid hormone levels.

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you need to see your doctor and get an ECG heart tracing study and blood testing to check your thyroid hormone levels.

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these are the first tests you need to have done, and after that you might need more testing.

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do you have a doctor you can see to check your heart out and run some blood tests?

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