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My son is in third year medicine, and working hard. He

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My son is in third year medicine, and working hard. He recently checked on his own stethoscope to find that his heart has been missing beats. Is this a dangerous situation or just stress related minor event ? He came Friday evening with the complaint and left back to work sunday night, sayiing the beats are normal then. He is rotating around with other doctors at the hospital assigned to him.
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Cardiology
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 7 months ago.
Usually this is benign PVCsstress, dehydration, caffeine can all do thishe needs an EKG to be sure though