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Contents for Atrial fibrillation
  1. Introduction: Atrial fibrillation
  2. Causes (77 conditions)
  3. Drug causes (15 listings)
  4. Combined symptoms

Atrial fibrillation

AF: AF is listed as an alternate name or description for symptom:

Causes of Atrial fibrillation (AF): See detailed list of causes below.

Atrial fibrillation (medical symptom): A rhythm disturbance of the heart that results in irregular and chaotic ventricular contractions.

Article Excerpts for AF:

Atrial fibrillation (medical symptom): Electrical signals in the atria are fired in a very fast and uncontrolled manner. Electrical signals arrive in the ventricles in a completely irregular fashion, so the heart beat is completely irregular. (Source: excerpt from NHLBI, Arrhythmia: NHLBI)

Causes of Atrial fibrillation (AF)

The list of medical condition causes of Atrial fibrillation (AF) includes:

All 77 causes of Atrial fibrillation

Related Symptoms for AF

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Broader Symptom Types for AF:

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More Symptom Information for AF

For a medical symptom description of 'AF', the following symptom information may be relevant to the symptoms: Atrial fibrillation (symptom). However, note that other causes of the symptom 'AF' may be possible.

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