Catheter ablation

What is Catheter ablation?

Catheter ablation is an invasive procedure used to remove or terminate a faulty electrical pathway from sections of the hearts of those who are prone to developing cardiac arrhythmias such as atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, supraventricular tachycardias (SVT) and Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome.

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I had a septal infarct and CABGx3 last August, 2010. They also performed cryosurgical pulmonary vein isolation and ligated my left atrial...

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