Q. What does a heart flutter mean for my kittens future life?

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A. A kitten may outgrow a heart murmur. A flutter, or if you mean an arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat, is more serious and should be worked up. This may include lab work, chest xrays, EKG and an ultrasound of the heart to asses structure and function. Consider a consult with a veterinary cardiologist to discuss your concerns and prognoses.

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