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leedaegil 01-07-2011 10:21 AM

brain cancer and fast heart rate
can someone enlighten me whether a fast heart rate(approx 120/min) is related to the brain tumour? Blood pressure is slightly lower than normal though.

Celticsiren 06-24-2011 06:45 AM

Re: brain cancer and fast heart rate
Where is the brain tumor located? A fast heart rate can be attributed to many things...caffeine, stress, anemia, and more. I'm not sure what aslightly lower than normal blood pressure would be. Are we talking 115/75 or 75/56? It all depends on the individual. If you have a bp of 75/56 and a resting heart rate that is over 90, check with your doc, especially if you are having 'tarry' stools or if your stools look like 'coffee grounds'.

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