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Posted by: Johan Barkhuizen | 2011/10/11

heart shocks

My son, 9 year old, has started complaining about feeling some heart shock the past few days
He describe is as if his heart is receive a shock of some sort

what is the option and should I worry about it

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Hi Johan Its difficult to know what exactly your son is describing, but the heart can't get "shocks". Perhaps he is describing some discomfort in the chest wall over the heart? Whatever it is, it sounds benighn and if he is otherwise well you don't need to worry about it Johan.

Best wishes

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Posted by: Cardiologist | 2011/10/24

Hi Johan Its difficult to know what exactly your son is describing, but the heart can't get "shocks". Perhaps he is describing some discomfort in the chest wall over the heart? Whatever it is, it sounds benighn and if he is otherwise well you don't need to worry about it Johan.

Best wishes

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