Wolff Parkinson White Syndrome

About- Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome, is a rare congenital medical condition in which an extra electrical pathway between the heart's upper and lower chambers causes a rapid heartbeat.

Symptoms-
Sign and Symptoms in Adults
 Rapid, fluttering or pounding heartbeats (palpitations)
 Shortness of breath
 Fatigue
 Anxiety
 Dizziness
 Lightheadedness
 Fainting
 Panic
 Chest pain
 Chest tightness
 
Signs and symptoms in infants
 Severe fatigue or lethargy
 Loss of appetite
 Shortness of breath
 Rapid, visible pulsations of the chest

Causes-
Doctors aren’t sure the actual reason behind
Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome. The extra electrical pathway in the heart that causes a rapid heartbeat is present at birth so it may be due to some abnormality that occurs during fetal development. 
 
Specialists to visit
 Cardiac Electrophysiologist
 Cardiologist

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References-
https://www.healthline.com
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.webmd.com
https://my.clevelandclinic.org
https://www.nhs.uk

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