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 42 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.
"The printed "diagnosis" that often accompanies an EKG is often very misleading. The machine has a set of parameters it uses to compare the test against. It doesn't take your nervousness into consideration or anything else like that. I..."
"You should bring this to the attention of your physician, and let him make the call. Yes, it is very possible that a highly conditioned professional athlete could have a resting HR in the 40's. But for the average "weekend warrior" run..."
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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