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Premature ventricular contractions

04 25, 2014

Brugada syndrome

04 19, 2014

Automated external defibrillators: Do you need an AED?

04 18, 2014

Holter monitor

04 09, 2014

Cholera

Apr 05, 2014 - Cholera causes severe diarrhea and can kill in a matter of hours, yet can be easily treated with oral or intravenous fluids

Mitral valve prolapse

Apr 05, 2014 - Mitral valve prolapse occurs when the valve separating two of your heart's chambers malfunctions. The disorder usually isn't serious and often doesn't require surgical treatment

Thyroid nodules

Apr 04, 2014 - Most thyroid nodules — lumps in the thyroid gland — cause no problems. But nodules that affect swallowing, produce excess thyroid hormone or are malignant require treatment

Enlarged heart

Apr 03, 2014 - Enlarged heart is often a sign of a serious heart condition. Find out causes and treatments for enlarged heart

Feb. 27, 2013