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Write-up: Patient had vaccine at 1330 on 12/20. At around 1815 she began experiencing heart palpitations. She presented to the ED and she was found to have a heart rate in the 130s. EKG showed junctional tachycardia. She was given 6mg of adenosine and an EKG was repeated and showed sinus tachycardia. Eventually her heart rate decreased to the 70s-90s. She was noted to have a potassium of 3.4 which was repleted. She was admitted overnight for observation. In the morning her potassium was normal and she remained in sinus rhythm. She was discharged later that afternoon.
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