Heart block

What is Heart block?

Heart Block is blockage in the electrical conduction system of the heart. Electrical conduction system is responsible for blood to flow from heart to various part of the body and beating of heart in normal rhythm.

Questions and answers on "Heart block"

i have been diagnosed with mild to moderate mitral regurgitation. i have a lot of symptoms though; i.e. shortness of breath (especially when i lay...

doctor1 MD

Thanks for your question on Healthcare Magic.
I can understand your concern.
Yes, heart block of any degree and severity can worsen mitral...

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I was on anti-depressants for many years. I just had a pacemaker at 45 years old installed because of heart block. I went off the medication to...

doctor1 MD

Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

Anti-depressants can cause disorders of rhythm
With a pacemaker, it is safe to take the anti-depressant...

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Is the treatment in Oxymed for heart block is good than bye pass. please advise. My friends father was asked to undergo a bye pass but his father's...

doctor1 MD

HI LET ME TELL YOU THAT A HEART BLOCK SHOULD BE TREATED EITHER WITH A "PTCA STENTING OR A CABG BY PASS" OPTION.OXYMED HAS RECENTLY PUBLISED A...

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