Wolff parkinson white syndrome

What is Wolff parkinson white syndrome?

Wolff–Parkinson–White syndrome (WPW) is one of several disorders of the conduction system of the heart. Electrical signals travelling down this abnormal pathway (known as the bundle of Kent) may stimulate the ventricles to contract prematurely, resulting in a unique type of supraventricular tachycardia referred to as an atrioventricular reciprocating tachycardia.

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Hi, I have been diagnosed with Wolff Parkinson White Syndrome. I wanted to know if smoking marijuana will damage my heart at all? I do get an...

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I am having skipped beats for the last month on the monitor they told me it is premature atrial contractions and my resting heart rate is 58-60 per...

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