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High pulse rate (89) but normal /p. any cause of concern?

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high pulse rate (89) but normal b/p. any cause of concern?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 7 years ago.

Greetings.

Do you have any kind of symptoms; like pain or sweating or dizziness, loss of muscle power, restlessness etc?

Any significant past medical or surgical illness?

Dr. Arun

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
have a silent heart condition; had heart bypass in 2002. no other problem noted.
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 7 years ago.

Hello,

What is your usual pulse rate?

Dr. Arun

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
no.
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 7 years ago.

Hello,

A 20-25% percent of high pulse rate than normal does not denote any pathology if there are no symptoms and blood pressure is normal. So it is not likely to be worrisome or concerning.

Please feel free for your follow up questions.

Dr. Arun

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