Doctor Q&A for Dr. Christian Perzanowski

A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christian Perzanowski
23 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Ablation : Your doctor probably asked you to to that to make it more likely for him/her to induce your arrhythmia. While is infrequent done might experience a sy ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christian Perzanowski
23 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Heart rate: Bradycardia means low heart rate . It is all in context - ex 70 yo who is frequently dizzy vs someone sleeping vs an athlete . Of course one had to re ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christian Perzanowski
23 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Different causes: The term dilated cardiomyopathy refers to enlargement of the heart, not uncommonly all four chambers . This may or may not be associated with changes ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christian Perzanowski
23 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Possible arrhythmia : You should see a cardiologist - although the symptoms are non specific, they may suggest arrhythmia - perhaps svt - which can occur in a your person l ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christian Perzanowski
23 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
IST: Ist typically isn't associated with cardiomyopathy - however this is a remote possibility with some patients . With some patients, multiple agents a ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christian Perzanowski
23 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Palpitations , : Depending on the type if arrhythmia being contemplated - symptoms may range from modest palpitations, to more severe sensations raiding from the chest ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christian Perzanowski
23 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Dysautonmia: Ist ;pots are both poorly understood conditions - that may indeed overlap . Pure ist - patients are continuously tachycardic - or a sig higher baselin ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christian Perzanowski
23 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Sleep/awake?: What time of the day was the heart rate 40 - if asleep, this may be physiological . 140 may be a normal pulse with exertion but could be arrhythmia to ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christian Perzanowski
23 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Two different issues: Svt is a common usually "solitary " form of short circuit that can happen at any age, often in women .There several forms of svt . Now afib is a diffe ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Christian Perzanowski
23 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
A drug for AFib: You probably mean tikosyn (dofetilide). This is a drug used to treat advanced forms of atrial fibrillation, a very common irregular heart rhythm or a ... Read More
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