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Wednesday, September 23, 2009 Don Baer, Community Member, asks

Q: Normal Blood Pressure; High Pulse Rate

My wife is 62, and for several weeks has been experiencing high pulse rate (resting - 105 & higher), but her blood pressure is fine.  She has had blood tests and an ultrasound (for thyroid); all were normal.


Could there be some other problem?

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Lisa Nelson, Health Pro
9/23/09 7:14pm

Hi Don,


Here is a link to information on tachycardia (fast heart rate) -


All the best,

Lisa Nelson RD

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By Don Baer, Community Member— Last Modified: 12/28/13, First Published: 09/23/09