A 30-year-old male asked:
after 9 days avr surgery if left bundle branch of heart is found blocked, then is it advisable to have pacemaker. ef is 50%. heart rate is 70. age 58.
1 doctor answer
Dr. Jay Dinerman answered
33 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Not necessarily : If you only have a left bundle branch block, particularly if it is not new and there are no other heart electrical impulse conduction problems a pacemaker does not seem necessary.
Answered on May 11, 2014
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