Heart Arrhythmia (Irregular Heartbeat)

About- Heart arrhythmia also known as cardiac dysrhythmia or irregular heartbeat occurs due to malfunctioning of electrical impulses that coordinate heartbeats.
 
Types of
Heart arrhythmia
Tachycardia- This refers to a fast heartbeat (heart rate greater than 100 beats a minute)
Bradycardia-   This refers to a slow heartbeat (heart rate less than 60 beats a minute)
 
Symptoms-

Heart arrhythmia Bradycardia
Heart arrhythmia Chest pain
Heart arrhythmia Dizziness
Heart arrhythmia Fainting (syncope)
Heart arrhythmia Heart palpitations
Heart arrhythmia Irregular pulse
Heart arrhythmia Lightheadedness
Heart arrhythmia Pale skin
Heart arrhythmia Pounding in the chest
Heart arrhythmia Shortness of breath
Heart arrhythmia Sweating
Heart arrhythmia Tachycardia
Heart arrhythmia Weakness or fatigue   

Causes and risk factors-

Heart arrhythmia Cardiomyopathy
Heart arrhythmia Certain medications
Heart arrhythmia Congenital heart disease
Heart arrhythmia Coronary artery disease
Heart arrhythmia Diabetes
Heart arrhythmia Drug abuse
Heart arrhythmia Electrolyte imbalance in the blood, such as sodium or potassium
Heart arrhythmia Excessive alcoholism or caffeine intake
Heart arrhythmia Genetics
Heart arrhythmia Heart attack or other heart diseases
Heart arrhythmia Heart valve disorders
Heart arrhythmia High blood pressure
Heart arrhythmia Hyperthyroidism
Heart arrhythmia Hypothyroidism
Heart arrhythmia Obstructive sleep apnea
Heart arrhythmia Previous heart surgery
Heart arrhythmia Psychological Stress
Heart arrhythmia Scarring of heart tissue
Heart arrhythmia Smoking

Specialists to visit
Cardiologist Cardiologist

Cardiologist Emergency Medicine Doctor

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References
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://www.healthline.com
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com
https://www.medicinenet.com
https://www.webmd.com
https://www.heart.org
https://my.clevelandclinic.org
https://www.nhs.uk

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