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Wolff parkinson white syndrome signs

A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Kiewe
Cardiology 27 years experience
Pre-excitation: Wpw syndrome is commonly diagnosed on the basis of the surface ECG in an asymptomatic individual. In this case it is manifested as a delta wave, which... Read More
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 43 years experience
Pathway: The impulse is conducted through the accessory pathway which conducts fast er than he normal av node.

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Cardiology 22 years experience
Not sure : Sorry don't know the answer but WPW is curable by an ablation procedure. If this were done there would be no issue.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dawn Eliashiv
Neurology 36 years experience
Syncope and seizure: If the heart rhythm abnormalities causes fainting it may look like a seizure some syncopal episodes have a few jerks that may look like a seizure.
Dr. Steven Neish
Pediatric Cardiology 38 years experience
Not directly: Wpw is a heart condition associated with cardiac arrhythmia. The classic arrhythmia is supraventricular tachycardia. More serious rhythm problems can ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Chapman
Cardiology 41 years experience
Congenital: Wpw is the syndrome associated with an extra (or accessory) pathway between the top (atria) and bottom (ventricle) chambers of the heart. Yes this is... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Stuart
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: This is usually not a problem.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Younis
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Ablation: Ablation of the aberrant fiber, typically using catheters through the groin (rather than open heart surgery), will typically 'cure' the condition and ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Cardiology 23 years experience
Yes: There is no evidence to suggest a cellphone has any detrimental effect on the heart. Wolf parkinson white syndrome or pre-excitation due to presence ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nassir Azimi
Interventional Cardiology 23 years experience
Yes: It along with Procainamide are therapy of choice. The typical agents i.E adenosine, verapamil etc are not good as the can block conduction through ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sokol
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Depends: There are different types of WPW. You should query YOUR CARDIOLOGIST and seek the opinion of a cardiologist who has done subspecialty training in HEAR... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Garner
Cardiology 16 years experience
See a Guy: An accessory pathway with a tachycardia because of it makes up the wolff-parkinson-white syndrome. I'd drive to phoenix and see dr. Dan sorajja at the... Read More

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