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A 27-year-old male asked:

My father hypertensive 73 yr with paroxysmal afib he had attacks every 20days(slow afib) despite treatment with cordarone (amiodarone) what to do & is ablation mst?

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Dr. Harinder Gill
Cardiology 40 years experience
Atrial Fibrillation: He needs to be on an anticoagulant, ensure he is metabolically intact (TSH,K+ etc) ,check amiodarone levels to therapeutic range, control other conditions (Hypertension, coronary disease etc). Ultimately ablative intervention also will likely help.
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