Month: August 2014

Palpitations? Sleep apnea is a possible cause.

It has been well documented that heart conditions can be caused by sleep apnea. Recently a man presented to his physician with heart palpitations. He was referred to a cardiologist who performed an echocardiogram which showed mild left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH) and mild pulmonary hypertension. Multiple EKGs were negative. Does this mean he has a Read More …