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Atrial fibrilation post triple bypass surgery risks and concerns after one incident ?
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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: A fib
Risk of emboli going to brain causing stroke.
Rapid ventricular response(heart rate to high) may cause angina, dizziness, passing out, heart attacks, other heart irregular rhythms. Let you cardiologist manage case. Is complex to explain here. It is certainly manageable.

In brief: A fib
Risk of emboli going to brain causing stroke.
Rapid ventricular response(heart rate to high) may cause angina, dizziness, passing out, heart attacks, other heart irregular rhythms. Let you cardiologist manage case. Is complex to explain here. It is certainly manageable.
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Surgery - Thoracic
In brief: About 20% get it
Atrial fibrillation after cardiac and pulmonary operations is a known event.
Medical treatment is often effective. May take several weeks to resolve, sometimes may require cardioversion.

In brief: About 20% get it
Atrial fibrillation after cardiac and pulmonary operations is a known event.
Medical treatment is often effective. May take several weeks to resolve, sometimes may require cardioversion.
Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
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