Heart Lead Extraction Related Diseases & Conditions

Medical tests and procedures are used to diagnose and treat a wide variety of conditions. Our doctors have compiled a list of ailments related to the topic of Heart Lead Extraction that may be used to diagnose or monitor the status of the diseases and conditions listed below.

  • Atrial Fibrillation (AFib) Atrial fibrillation or AFib is an abnormality in the heart rhythm which involves irregular and often rapid beating of the heart....learn more »
    In This Article
    Atrial Fibrillation (AFib) Article
    • Atrial fibrillation (AFib) facts
    • What is atrial fibrillation (AFib)?
    • What causes atrial fibrillation (AFib)?
    • What does atrial fibrillation look like?
    • What are the symptoms of atrial fibrillation (AFib)?
    • What are the risk factors for developing atrial fibrillation (AFib)?
    • How is atrial fibrillation (AFib) diagnosed?
    • What is the treatment for atrial fibrillation (AFib)?
    • Slowing the heart rate with medications
    • Anticoagulation drugs to prevent blood clots and strokes
    • Converting atrial fibrillation (AFib) to a normal rhythm
    • Cardioversion with medications
    • Other methods of converting AFib to a normal rhythm
    • Procedures for treating and preventing atrial fibrillation (AFib)
    • What are the complications of atrial fibrillation (AFib)?
    • What is new in atrial fibrillation (AFib)?
  • Sudden Cardiac Arrest Sudden cardiac arrest is an unexpected, sudden death caused by sudden cardiac arrest (loss of heart function). Causes and risk...learn more »
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    Sudden Cardiac Arrest Article
    • Introduction to sudden cardiac arrest
    • What are the causes of sudden cardiac arrest?
    • What about sudden cardiac arrest in the young?
    • What are the symptoms of sudden cardiac arrest?
    • How is sudden cardiac arrest diagnosed?
    • What is the treatment for sudden cardiac arrest?
    • Can sudden cardiac arrest be prevented?
    • What is the prognosis for sudden cardiac arrest?