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At age 54 diagnosed with a-fib. Planning ablation. Is this a premature decision/risk?

By Anonymous April 15, 2010 - 7:34am
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My brother was 39 living with a fib when he collapsed with ventricular fibrillation. Kept on support for 4 days, declared dead on my birthday. He was taking coumadin and tambacor. I am not comfortable taking meds for the rest of my life with their risks. I am also concerned about the particular risk of treatment as a female.

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