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A 21-year-old male asked:

What causes atrial tachycardia w/aberrant conduction in a young person?

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Dr. Ira Friedlander
Cardiac Electrophysiology 43 years experience
There are many: causes of atrial tachycardia in a young person but most likely this is a physiological response to some form of stimulation. Anxiety, excitement, dehydration, fever can all be associated with this. The aberrant conduction is a reflection of normal physiology if the heart rate is fast enough or could represent a minor abnormality of the conduction system.
Last updated Feb 24, 2017


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