Bradycardia

About- Bradycardia is slower than normal (60 and 100 beats per minute) heart rate.
Symptoms-
 Chest pain
 Confusion
 Dizziness
 Fainting (syncope)
 Fatigue
 Heart palpitations
 Lack of energy
 Lightheadedness
 Memory problems
 Shortness of breath
 Weakness
 
Causes-
 A complication in the heart surgery
 A problem of the electrical pathways through the heart
 Aging
 Congenital heart defect
 Electrolyte or Chemicals (potassium or calcium) imbalance in the blood
 Heart tissues damage from heart disease or heart attack
 Hypothyroidism
 Inflammation of the heart muscle
 Injury to the heart due to heart attack, endocarditis or a medical procedure
 Lupus
 Lyme disease
 Effect pf medications including heart rhythm disorders, high blood pressure and psychosis
 Myocarditis
 Obstructive sleep apnea
 Rheumatic fever
 Sick sinus syndrome
 Valvular heart disease

Specialists to Visit
 Cardiovascular Medicine
 Cardiovascular Surgery
 Pediatric Cardiology

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References-
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://www.webmd.com
https://my.clevelandclinic.org
https://www.heart.org
 

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