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 that are commonly referred to as pre-excitation syndromes. WPW is caused by the presence of an abnormal accessory electrical conduction pathway between the atria and the ventricles.

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I was diagnosed today with Wolff-Parkinson-White Synodrome. Also Short PR Syndrome. The doctor explained it pretty well, but i was wondering if...

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Hi, Im 34 with no past heart problems, when i was pregnant with my second baby i developed what is thought to be svt (it was never caught on a...

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The normal heart rate in children is higher than adults. Noticeable occasional palpitation in your daughter...

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Hi, i was at hospital last night due to chest pains coming and going over 3 or 4 days that spread into neck and shoulder, sometimes my back. When...

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I understand your concern towards strong family history of heart disease.

As per your history, you are healthy in every...

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blood pressure standing 126/79 and sitting 137/78, jaw numbness coming and going, more when sitting, slight fatigue, feeling low last week was...

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Hello , I am a 24 years old guy . I was diagnosed with Wolff Parkinson White Syndrome four years ago . I have experienced few Supra-ventricular...

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Husband 31. Diagnosed with wpw this year and had an ablation done in October. He has remained symptom free till 2 nights ago. Had an odd episode...

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I have WPW and had cardiac catheterization done on 4 out of 5 pathways. I still have one left (they were unable to convert it into fast rhythm when...

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Hi, my daughter is 9 yrs. old. For approx. three weeks now, she has been experiencing moments of rapid heart beats, which usually last for no more...

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I am doing a report for school (8th grade) and need to interview a cardiologist. My topic is Super Ventricular Tachycardia . How does SVT affect...

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Im female, 40 years old. I have weird symptoms. My heart rate while laying in bed goes as low as 45bpm and when im up walking upstairs it goes to...