A male asked:
dad (age 65) diabetic has lbbb and bradycardia... fainted once and is undergoing full checkup....dr gave electrolyte to recheck.. is it curable?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Mahaveer Mukkamalla answered
Specializes in Family Medicine
Cause: There are many causes of fainting ranging from electrolyte imbalance to underlying heart defect. It depends on what he has. Based on his ekg data, he might need evaluation by a cardiologist.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
Dr. Randy Stevens answered
23 years experience General Surgery
Full work up: Your father is 65 with a LBBB and bradycardia. With medications he could have heart block. He will get a full work up. Your doctors may recommend a pace maker if indicated. He may hay coronary artery disease.
Answered on Feb 18, 2015
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