Atrial Flutter vs. Atrial Fibrillation (What Are the Differences?) Center

Atrial flutter and atrial fibrillation (AFib) are two types of a heart problem called atrial tachycardia. Both of these conditions involve the heart's electrical activity, but they are not the same disease. Both diseases are serious and need medical treatment.

Common symptoms of these diseases are similar and include:

Serious symptoms of both conditions are similar and include:

Atrial flutter and AFib are heart conditions that require medical diagnosis (ECG) and treatment by a doctor or other medical health-care professional.

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