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Meaning of abnormal p wave in EKG - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   what does it mean to have a abnormal p wave
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide your Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight, Waist Circumfrence.
User :   40 female,student Single 5',6"
Doctor :   P wave in EKG represents depolarization
User :   weight is 185
Doctor :   P wave represents the wave of depolarization that spreads from the SA node throughout the atria
User :   i have a abnormal p wave but the doctor says that its normal for me can that be true
Doctor :   it could be sign of heart failure or block in conduction
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