Atrial Fibrillation is a disorder of irregular heart rate which may occasionally produce angina chest pain. It can be a genetic disorder associated with central sleep apnea, mitral stenosis and left atrial stenosis. Atrial fibrillation may occur occasionally or persistent or stay permanent. High blood pressure, Heart attacks, abnormal Heart valves, Lung diseases, viral infections, and sleep apnea are some of the causes that trigger Atrial fibrillation.
Some of the symptoms of Atrial Fibrillation:
Shortness of breath
Fatigue and Dizziness
Unable to exercise
When should you consult a doctor?
Consult a doctor immediately if you have chest pain. The doctor may suggest some tests to diagnose the problem.