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

EKG done, showed brady cardinal and right bundle branch block. No history of CVD, healthy lifestyle. Causes and treatment?

I recently had an EKG completed for an annual military flight physical. The computers interpretation stated marked sinus Brady cardinal and right bundle branch block . I am 47 yr male who runs 4-5 miles E/O day. No history of CVD. No risk factors. 177 lbs, 6 . I cycle on the alternate days from 45-60 minutes. The flight surgeon was not concerned and really said nothing. Just wondering what you might think. I am scheduling an appointment withy the family doc next week.
Asked On : Tue, 10 Jul 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  72
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
  User's Response
Sinus bradycardia just means a slow pulse rate which is common in people who are physically fit which it sounds as though you are. Right bundle branch block is a normal variant of the EKG seen in 5-10% of normal subjects. In the absence of any symptoms relating to the heart I would regard this as normal. You have nothing to worry about!
Answered: Wed, 11 Jul 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© 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