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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