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A 34-year-old member asked:

Is heart pain and light headed normal for wolff-parkinson-white syndrome?

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Dr. William Baek
23 years experience
I think it can be : I think your symptoms could be due to WPW but i remember from internship(int med) WPW is treated via radiofrequency ablation? Recommend following up with your cardiologist.
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
WPW: If a WPW patient is having chest pain and light headedness they should contact their cardiologist. It is necessary to evaluate for a dangerous rhythm abnormality in such a patient. If present the patient may need the bypass tract to be ablated by an electrophysiology specialist.
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Last updated Jun 10, 2014

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