In-depth

Complications

Bronchitis

Flu shots and heart disease

Pulmonary hypertension

Symptoms

Edema

Fatigue

Heart murmurs

Heart palpitations

Heart palpitations are skipped, fluttering or racing heartbeats that aren't usually a symptom of a serious heart problem. Discover the causes and symptoms of this condition.

Shortness of breath

Tests and diagnosis

Cardiac catheterization

Chest X-rays

Echocardiogram

Electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG)

Holter monitor

Treatments and drugs

Heart valve surgery

Mitral valve repair and mitral valve replacement

Aug. 22, 2014