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Will hypovolemia cause atrial fibrillation?
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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
5 doctors agree
In brief: It can
The stress of hypovolemia can trigger reflex tachycardia and atrial fibrillation, especially in a diseased heart.

In brief: It can
The stress of hypovolemia can trigger reflex tachycardia and atrial fibrillation, especially in a diseased heart.
Dr. Mark Stern
Dr. Mark Stern
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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: Generally no
But anyone who is vulnerable for having afib is more at risk with hypovolemia due to increased heart rates and possible electrolyte disturbance.

In brief: Generally no
But anyone who is vulnerable for having afib is more at risk with hypovolemia due to increased heart rates and possible electrolyte disturbance.
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch
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