3 doctors weighed in:

Can hashimoto's thyroiditis cause a-fib or other heart problems?

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Walter Pierce
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

The initial stages of hashimoto's is an over active thyroid which over stimulates the heart leading to atrial fibrillation.

In brief: Yes

The initial stages of hashimoto's is an over active thyroid which over stimulates the heart leading to atrial fibrillation.
Dr. Walter Pierce
Dr. Walter Pierce
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Adam Smith
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
13 years in practice
382K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors