A 29-year-old female asked:
What does it means when ecg stated : atrial-ventricular dual-paced rhythm? is it abnormal? i'm wearing dual chamber pacemaker.
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Hospital-based practice 22 years experience
Interpreting hard: It is hard to interpret an ECG once a pacemaker is implanted. Your electrophysiologist (EP - or cardiologist who implanted the device) wd b a better source of information. In general, A-V dual-paced rhythms on ECG mean that both wires on the pacemaker r working or firing. Thereafter, interpreting the pattern of 'squiggles' on the ECG requires knowledge of ur pre-implant ECG & ur specific condition
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Last updated Feb 26, 2017
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