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Is atrial fibrillation hereditary

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Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

Is hypertrophy related to atrial fibrilation? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

Hi. I take warfarin and a betablocker as I have periods of Atrial fibrulation. These last up to 12 hours and occur every few days, the usual symptoms being a fluttering and irregular heartbeat, a catch ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Robert Galamaga ( Hematologist)
Dr.  Abhishek Kapoor MD

2 years ago My family practice doc did a EEG found AFib, after a weekend of using alcohol. referred to Cardiologist. Cardiologist state my heart was in good shape, found no issues. Did all the test stress , XXXXXXX sound,.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abhishek Kapoor ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.  Vaddadi Suresh MD

how can I stop olmetec 20 and concor 5? I am 67, have atrial fibrillation , and on average 150/100 blood pressure. I am currently also taking 3 mg warfarine. I have been told I have some kidney damage ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaddadi Suresh ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

I have persistent afib for two years now and would love to be back in sinus rhythm . Have had several conversions but none have lasted. Not sure of success rate of ablation . . . would appreciate input for any other... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi MD

fibrillation, which I have been on medication for thirty years. My question, is it possible that atrial fibrillation is hereditary? if not, what may have caused this incident? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi MD

my mom is in hospital with atrial fibrillation, will she be ok ... View answer

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Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi MD

I am on a beta blocker but. my heart still speeds up and misses beats, my doctors don t have a clue why. View answer

Answered by : Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Pragnesh Vachharajani MD

if a person is diagnosed with atrial fibrillation is it harmful to smoke hookah? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  ERVINA SHIRKA MD

50 yr old male 6ft3in 220lbs I have had P.A.C s for about 13 years . They almost never stop and occasionally will go into atrial fibrillation for a few seconds then back to normal. Aything I can do other ... View answer

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Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

Welcome to Health Care Magic It is a chaotic (totally irregular) rhythm – originating from the upper chambers of the heart Several causes involving nerves, muscle of the heart may cause .. Treatment – Aim for normal ...

Dr. Ganesh MD

varisis of stomach and oesophagus or any thing related to the vascular pathology may cause / . good luck.

Dr. Maheshwari MD

Hi.It could be electrolytes problem,side effect of any medicine,and post myocardial infarction .It needs carefull measures by cardiologist. Pls hit thanks