Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Ventricular Tachycardia Symptoms

Slow ventricular tachycardia may produce mild symptoms. In general, the faster the heart rate the more pronounced the symptoms.

Symptoms of ventricular tachycardia include:

Last Updated: Sep 10, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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