Sorry, your search did not match any doctors. Here are some other doctors that we have hand
picked for you!
Show Doctors near me
That's all we have from Bammapur oni, Hubli-Dharwad. Here are some top doctors from nearby cities
SICK SINUS SYNDROME
Sick Sinus Syndrome also known as sinus node disease is the term used to describe a group of heart arrhythmias in which the sinus node (the heart’s natural pacemaker) does not work properly. Symptoms of Sick Sinus Syndrome are:
• Slower than normal pulse rate
• Dizziness or lightheadedness
• Shortness of breath
• Chest pains
• Sensation of rapid heart beats
HOW IS SICK SINUS SYNDROME DIAGNOSED?
A general physician will require tests like an electrocardiogram to diagnose the condition as the symptoms of this condition are similar to that of other heart based illnesses. Additional types of ECGs such as Holter monitor, Event recorder would be needed apart from the standard ECG.
HOW IS SICK SINUS SYNDROME TREATED?
Treatment for sick sinus syndrome focuses on eliminating or reducing unpleasant symptoms. People with this condition will eventually need a pacemaker for proper functioning of their heart.
DID YOU KNOW?
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle goes a long way in preventing Sick Sinus Syndrome