There are different types of arrhythmia; some, such as ectopic beats, are 'benign'. These are when your heart feels like it's missed a beat or thumped suddenly .
However, palpitations are often benign.(3) Less than half of patients with palpitations suffer from an arrhythmia and not every identified arrhythmia is of clinical or .
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