family history

By denatrout1974 Latest Reply 2011-08-08 23:14:12 -0500
Started 2011-08-06 11:27:56 -0500

hello im woundering ,i just found out that i have a lot of family history with heart desease,several r a fib ,one chf,and one with svt, ive also been told that some of my great uncles have died becouse of heart desease ,im going to the cardi. on monday to c if they have found out any hoping they dont but yet need to know y i pass out sometimes.but any ways with that said r my chances of getting heart desease in creased becouse of this?

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HeartHawk 2011-08-07 00:02:57 -0500 Report


Your earlier bouts of syncope are consistent with conditions like atrial fibrillation and supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) but both are treatable. Please report back after seing the cardiologist!