Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
164 Doctors are Online

Sinus rhythm, ECG borderline, intra-atrial conduction delay, left axis deviation - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2008
Answered : 3613 Questions
User :   Last ECG borderline. P/PR 137ms/185ms - qrs 105ms - QT/QTC 392ms/418ms - P/QRS/T axis 60/-32/20 - sinus rhythm - intra-atrial conduction delay - lefta axis deviation... should I be concerned? What does all this really mean???
Doctor :   Hi,
Doctor :  
User :   Hi do you need more info
Doctor :   it means that there is a delay in conducting the electrical impulse fro the upper part of the heart ( point of impulse production ) to the lower one
User :   what would cause this and is it a concern
Doctor :   Do you have any symptoms like palpitation , missed beats , syncope etc ?
User :   yes infrequently
Doctor :   may in know which symptom you have more ?
User :   palpitation
Doctor :   ok, you may have to get an 2D Electrocardiogram done to know the deviation functioning of the heart due to this electrical abnormality
User :   is this serious
Doctor :   i could not comment on it unless its been confirmed
User :   could medication be a factor
Doctor :   i could consider the probable diagnosis to be left ventricular hypertrophy( increase in heart musculature due to other causes ) and left anterior hemiblock ( impulse carrying nerve block )
User :   understood thank you
Doctor :   you are welcome
Doctor :   thanks for consulting me ,kindly provide your feedback
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor