Ventricular fibrillation

What is Ventricular fibrillation?

It is a disturbance in the heart ventricles.Ventricular fibrillation is an uncontrolled, uncoordinated twitching of ventricular muscle fibres of the heart. It is a serious form of rhythm disturbance of the heart. It causes changes in ECG and results in cardiac arrest.

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hi..my doc wants to perform ablation for ventricular tachycardia..my heart is already weak from 4 heart attacks..triple bypass,,mitral valve...

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Hi and thanks for the query,

I really do suggest it might be an increased unnecessary risk under taking the procedure. My suggestion is consulting...

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i have an ejection fraction of 47 and an arriythmia. This is very recent and was a result of a kidney infection. They fitted me with a defibulator...

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In order to answer your query better, I would like to know some more details.

1) Did you suffer a heart...

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The other day i had about 7-10 seconds of what i believe was Ventricular fibrillation. My heart was quivering and did not pump blood. I have had...

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I read your symptoms and I don't think that those cause might be...

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