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SVT is short for a heart problem

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SVT is short for a heart problem
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  A. Alexander, MD replied 10 years ago.


SVT, or supraventricular tachycardia can go away by itself. However, usually, most people require either medication, surgery or a pacemaker to keep the heart from going to fast.

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