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Doctor insights on: Causes Of Bifascicular Block

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What is bifascicular block and how is it treated?

What is bifascicular block and how is it treated?

see below: There are 3 fascicles or pathways for cardiac conduction in the heart: the right bundle branch, and the left bundle branch which is subdivided into anterior and posterior fascicles. When 2 of the 3 don't function, it is easily detected on ekg. This causes no symptoms and requires no treatment. Nonetheless it is abnormal and should prompt an evaluation of your general heart health. ...Read more

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An ECGinterprets RIGHT BUNDLE BRANCH BLOCK, LEFT POSTERIOR FASCICULAR BLOCK, BIFASCICULAR BLOCK. I dont' feel any dizziness. Is it normal?Cure for it?

An ECGinterprets RIGHT BUNDLE BRANCH BLOCK, LEFT POSTERIOR FASCICULAR BLOCK, BIFASCICULAR BLOCK. I dont' feel any dizziness. Is it normal?Cure for it?

Not normal: Those findings on EKG are not normal, and are permanent. They can be caused by defects in the conduction system of the heart that you have had since birth, by previous heart attacks, or remodeling of the heart in response to ongoing hypertension. You should consult with a cardiologist for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Can a nerve block cause permanent damage?

Can a nerve block cause permanent damage?

Rare: Though the esi injections are quite safe in the general parlance, yet there always remain some adverse reactions of epidural steroid injections. Temporary pain may be felt by a patient administered with an esi injection. There may be risks of spinal punctures, infections, bleeding inside epidural area with damage to nerves, headaches, & retention of water in the body. ...Read more

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What causes a salivry glan to become blocked an how can this be cured?

What causes a salivry glan to become blocked an how can this be cured?

Sialolithiasis: The stones form from calcium and phosphate crystals often from dehydration, certain medications and sjogren's syndrome and may be pushed or encouraged out of the duct if it is small enough by firm massage or probing while larger stones may require a small incision sometimes the gland and the stone may have to be completely excised. ...Read more

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What causes memory blocks to where a person can only remember certain things but not other things? I have this friend who i've known for about 20 years telling me things we did to gether some years ago and i don't seem to remember any of this, he even tol

What causes memory blocks to where a person can only remember certain things but not other things? I have this friend who i've known for about 20 years telling me things we did to gether some years ago and i don't seem to remember any of this, he even tol

Our : Our ability to remember things and events depends a lot on the state of mind we are in while we are doing things. This is called state dependent learning. If we are distracted or under the influence of drugs or medication, we may not store or be able to retrieve memories well or at all. If your friend is telling you about things you did together and you do not recall these things, they may have meant more to him. We filter out things that we don't consider important. If you are having personal problems they will affect your ability to recall less pressing ideas. I don't think there is anything seriously wrong with you. ...Read more

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What causes a person's arteries to be blocked?

What causes a person's arteries to be blocked?

Atherosclerosis: In western civilization, atherosclerosis is the most common reason for a blocked artery. No one knows the exact cause or process, but there are known risk factors: smoking, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, and a family history of heart attacks or strokes. Reducing or modifying risk factors has been shown to lower the risk from blocked arteries. ...Read more