About Me: Male, Central, MA, member since Aug 2010
I experienced AVRT (atrioventricular reciprocating tachycardia ) with orthodromic conduction for 54 years. I joined the forum after scheduling an ablation, and so I could learn more about the procedure. Married to my high school sweetheart for 45 years, I have two gre
[More]at kids, 3 grandchildren. I enjoy outdoor activities, and speed skating, both ice and inline. I am an electronics designer for one of the few remaining consumer audio manufacturers in the US.
"Just a note of caution here. How were you diagnosed? SVT can't be diagnosed based on your description of your symptoms. It must be caught "in action". A physician can't listen to your heart and say, "yep, youve got SVT." Some SVT will..."
"Yes, ask your physician. But I believe it is safe to take these two drugs together. SSRIs like paroxetine are a type of antidepressant that works by increasing the amount of serotonin in the brain, while metoprolol is a beta blocker wh..."
Just wanted to say "hi" since I was on MedHelp responding to someone. I don't have a chance to go on this site too often since I am working and don't get messages or requests regarding ablation too often. Hope you are doing well. I am doing great. Can't believe it's nearly been 4 years since my ablation. Write back if you have a chance, let me know how you're doing. Take care, Jannie411
Just a quick note to say hi! "Tin man" you referred to in a post on "ticking heart sound" assumes these younger people might remember the Wizard of Oz - well, for all I know there is a current "tweet" fad or some other media that keeps this story alive.... hope you are doing well and recall reading in one of your replies about winning some athletic event, congratulations - keep up the good work.
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