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Dr. Miguel Salazar
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Brugada Syndrome (Overview)

There could be,;; depends on several factors, however for ones with no prominent Brugada ECG sign on baseline and with clean family history, the risk is much lower .


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What is the definitive test for brugada syndrome?

What is the definitive test for brugada syndrome?

ECG: Ecg is the primary test for diagnosising brugada syndrome however the the diagnosis can be further confirmed with genetic testing. ...Read more

Dr. Miguel Salazar
32 doctors shared insights

Brugada Syndrome (Overview)

There could be,;; depends on several factors, however for ones with no prominent Brugada ECG sign on baseline and with clean family history, the risk is much lower .


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Is getting a heart transplant a good way to treat brugada syndrome?

Is getting a heart transplant a good way to treat brugada syndrome?

No: Brugada syndrome does not qualify for eligibility for heart transplant. ICD, medication and even an epicardial ablation on the RVOT are better options. ...Read more

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Managing Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (Checklist)

Visit your medical provider for accurate diagnosis
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Wear a wrist brace at night
daily
Take pain medications as directed
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Use proper posture when performing tasks
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What kind of doctor treats brugada syndrome?

What kind of doctor treats brugada syndrome?

Brugada syndrome: Brugada syndrome was named after cardiologist who discovered it. It is genetic decease, characterized by abnormal ecg. You need to see cardiologist. ...Read more

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Do you see many patients with brugada syndrome get approved for disability?

Do you see many patients with brugada syndrome get approved for disability?

Disabling Dysrythmia: Brugada syndrome is usually not disabling by itself. Although the fainting can keep one from their occupation, having the implantable defibrillator can really make a difference in the ability to sustain meaningful employment. It is may be grouped with some other disabling diagnosis that would allow some impairment rating. Check with your cardiologist. ...Read more

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Living with Asperger's Syndrome (Checklist)

Learn about your condition
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Listen, listen, listen
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Practice stress management and mindfulness
2x day
Do not be afraid to Ask for feedback
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Are there any risks for asymptomatic patients with brugada syndrome?

Are there any risks for asymptomatic patients with brugada syndrome?

Brugada Syndrome: Absolutely! the person could die suddenly from an abnormal heart rhythm. I strongly recoomend that you read about this at:http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/brugada-syndrome/ds01142; and if you have ever fainted unexpectedly, had a really funny heart sensation, or have had anyone in your family die from an unexpected "heart attack" see your doctor and get checked out right away. ...Read more

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Which medications can cause Brugada Syndrome?

Go here..: Brugadadrugs.org. The list of drugs that may or may not exacerbate is extensive. There are tables on this website divided in categories from likely to cause symptoms to "controversial". ...Read more

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Managing Restless Leg Syndrome (Checklist)

See a vein specialist
Once
Check cholesterol medications
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Have a venous ultrasound to check for reflux
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What is the definition or description of: brugada syndrome?

What is the definition or description of: brugada syndrome?

Brugada : There could be,;; depends on several factors, however for ones with no prominent Brugada ECG sign on baseline and with clean family history, the risk is much lower . ...Read more

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