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Is Wolff-Parkinson-White (wpw) inherited?

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Dr. Sheldon Brownstein
Cardiology - Cardiac Electrophysiology

In brief: Wpw

Congenital abnormality with some genetic history thought to be possible in some families

In brief: Wpw

Congenital abnormality with some genetic history thought to be possible in some families
Dr. Sheldon Brownstein
Dr. Sheldon Brownstein
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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: In general

No but arrhythmia can run in some families.
..Majority not inherited.

In brief: In general

No but arrhythmia can run in some families.
..Majority not inherited.
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch
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Dr. George Younis
Internal Medicine

In brief: No

There is a very rare form of familial wpw.

In brief: No

There is a very rare form of familial wpw.
Dr. George Younis
Dr. George Younis
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