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Is Sinus Arrhythmia Big Problem In Women
In anatomy, a sinus is a cavity within a bone or other tissue. Most commonly found in the bones of the face and connecting with the nasal cavities. Sinus (anatomy), description of the general term paranasal sinuses, air cavities in the cranial bones, especially those near the nose, including: the maxillary sinuses, also called the maxillary antra and the largest of the ...Read more
A recent electrocardiogram revealed an enlarged left atrium. I'm only 25 but heart disease runs in my family. How serious of a condition is this?
Depends: There are 2 question: is the atrium truly enlarged and, if so, is there a reason for it: both can be answered with an echocardiogram. Usual reasons for left atrial enlargement are: hypertension, left ventricular diastolic dysfunction, atrial fibrillation, mitral valve disease, and atrial septal defect. The EKG is very indirect. The echo is much more accurate as it directly measures LA size. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is thier a cure for atrial fib? Are betta blockers the only choice? Always irregular never in sinus rhythm. Have had this for most of life. Thank you
Cure: a Strong Word: There are options. Many patients maintain sinus rhythm (normal rhythm) on certain meds called antiarrhythmics of which there are many types. There are also catheter-based ablation procedures which can provide symptom relief and even elimination of fib in a relatively young man like you. Talk to a cardiac electrophysiologist about your options. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Are women more prone to heart diseases? I read that indigestion is a symtom of heart disease and it is more prominent between women, is that true?
No: Numbers are funny: everyone dies of something and the leading cause of death in women and men is heart disease. In all age categories, women outnumber men, so in absolute numbers, "more women die of heart disease than men". Actually premenopausal women are protected unless they smoke or have diabetes. Angina is often mistaken for indigestion by both sexes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can bigeminy or trigenimy be dangerous in a heart with normal echo ? Is there ever a time it can be ?
Rarely, but yes: Bigeminy or trigeminy can occur in people with healthy hearts in which case they are not dangerous but can cause palpitations which can be nerve racking. Your cardioligst is the best person to advise you in managing this problem. Sometimes it occurs due to excessive use of alcohol or caffeine. In that case cutting on caffeine(coffee/tea and coca cola) and alcohol can resolve this problem. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it common for young women to have an excessively promiment main pulmonarr artery segment (left)?
Not usually: On the chest radiograph, it sometimes is easier to visualize the left main pulmonary artery than the right. This observation may make left pulmonary artery look slightly more prominent. Some congenital heart disease like valvular pulmonic stenosis can actually by altered pulmonary artery mechanics enlarge left pulmonary artery. On examination murmur would be obvious. If asymptomatic, do not worry. ...Read more
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Took prednisone in dec for sinus problem and while on this medicine developed skipped heart beats. Is there any way to restore regular heart beats?
Prednisone : Can worsen palpitations ...If in going after long discontinuation then see your physician especially if symptomatic. ...Read more
What causes a systolic ejection murmur in adults?I've had heart ablation & echoes but this is new.Can weight loss cause it?I've lost 110lbs naturally.
History of WPW and ablation. Now a recent EKG shows sinus brad, sinus arrhythmia and right bundle branch block. Is this a huge deal?
Wpw: The best person to answer these questions is the ekectrophysioligist who did the procedure, but sinus bradycardia depends in how low tye rate is and whether the patient has symptoms. Respiratory sinus arrhythmia is a normal variant and right bundle branch block is isolation can be a normal vriant ...Read more
I have a asd&asa with abnormal ekg (right axis deviation) >100 they say this is the asd in work overload what would cause the overload? Is it bigger?
Right axis deviation: Electrocardiographic right axis deviation which is increasing over time associated with an ASD can indicate right ventricular dilation. If the ECG is a one point in time measurement, then its reliabiltiy as a predictor of right heart enlargement is less. Discuss with your doctor. Measuring shunt with echo is an easy way to evaluate the ASD. Sometimes a TEE is needed. ...Read more
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28 year old female with occasional PACs, single PVCs, sinus tacky, and sinus brady. QRS is 110ms. Echo/blood normal. Chance of a fatal heart issue?
No: Not based on any information you provided. Your risk is normal. ...Read more
Do a lot of people have the heart condition paroxysmal atrial tachycardia (pat)? How common is this?
Abnormal heart rhythm is a condition in which a person has an abnormal heartbeat pattern, as detected by an EKG (electrocardiogram) of the heart. Some abnormal rhythms run in families (hereditary abnormal rhythms). Some abnormal rhythms are not dangerous, while others can cause ...Read more
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