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Ablation for atrial flutter

Kaiser78
Kaiser78
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I'm just out the Golden jubilie hospital Scotland after having ablation for my atrial flutter and I can honestly say I've had far worse dentist treatment and that's no joking!

Fingers crossed it helps me

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BobD
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Just as I have been saying for years! Well done and fingers crossed for you. Take it easy for a while.

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Kaiser78
Kaiser78
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Cheers brother Bob

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jennydog

Thank you for an excellent post.

For me the biggest problems with the ablation were organising the travel arrangements and the fact that they were gaining access via my groin. I am sure that I would have been less alarmed if they were going in through the chest wall or wrist.

As Bob said canal root treatment is worse, and the half hour I had with the dental hygienist yesterday wasn't much fun - but at least I got to drive myself home.

Now get plenty of rest to allow the burns in your heart to heal.

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Kaiser78
Kaiser78
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Cheers jennydog

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Hidden
Hidden

Great stuff Kaiser. Hope it works out really well, mine did. Like you said, I thought the procedure was a non-event, in fact after half a day of being groggy, I felt fantastic. Went round thanking all the nurses, so embarrassing when the drugs wore off :-/

Koll

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Kaiser78
Kaiser78
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Cheers Koll

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jeanjeannie50

Good to hear that you found the procedure to be no problem. I agree wholeheartedly. Will keep my fingers crossed that you are cured.

Jean

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Kaiser78

Thanks x

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heather110

Thats good to hear - take it easy now!

Heather

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Kaiser78
Kaiser78
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Cheers heather

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Barry24

Hi Kaiser78,

Great news, hopefully all your problems (AF included) are now behind you. Fingers crossed.

Best Wishes

Barry

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Kaiser78
Kaiser78
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Thanks Baz

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checkmypulse

Good to hear as I am in the waiting Q. Well done that man. Onwards and upwards!

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Kaiser78

Thank you

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travelbug54

This is such an uplifting post, I can imagine it not only puts my mind at rest but many other members as well, thanks very much for posting Kaiser78. I wish you all the best in your recovery, stay healthy....

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Kaiser78

Honestly travelbug it was over in no time, I hardly felt a thing, and I got out the same day

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Austin55

Hope everything goes well for you. I've not needed anything but 2.5mg bisoporol so don't know what you're going through just now.

All the best.

WATP

Willie

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Kaiser78
Kaiser78
in reply to Austin55

Cheers Willie, oh and we are the people πŸ‘πŸΌ

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Steve2810

Good luck bro, hope u stay nsr, i had my ablation for afib 9 days ago,take it easy though bro, your probably still a bit high from the drugs, i couldnt go for a poo till a week later too lol. Enjoy being spoilt by those lovely nurses fella ;-)

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Kaiser78
Kaiser78
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Cheers mate, I've had 3 for af, this was my first for atrial flutter, Oh I'm off till 4th January so I plan to relax πŸ‘πŸΌ

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Hidden
Hidden

Great news Kaiser. To be honest, when I saw your hair, I thought that you'd had Cardioversion!..........OK, I'll fetch my coat.....

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Kaiser78
Kaiser78
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Morning hair mate lol thanks πŸ‘πŸΌ

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Bollox2AF

Hopefully I will be heading for the Golden Jubilee in the new year...hope it goes as well as yours...All the best..

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Japaholic

Same as me, no regrets at all, I've just taken off my third holter check up after my ablation in July.

I've been in sinus 99.99% of the time since which feels great, I get a few ectopic beats, I still fell I have Afib but that it's finally under control.

I'd have another tomorrow if needed

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pip_pip

Luv the photo. Kaiser ...

Phil

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cbsrbpm

Well done hope all now stays calm. Take it easy and give it time before diving off for more excercise, I know what you men are like πŸ˜‘

Brenda

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PhyllisK

Well done Kaiser keep the good work up but do listen to all the good advise given on this forum.

Phyl.

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gemini52

Brilliant! The Golden Jub is 10 mins from my house - that's where I'll be going when my time comes! Hope you keep well. Patricia.

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higgy52

Well done mate,

iv'e had 2 Ablations and said the same as you in past having a tooth out was a lot worse than having a Ablation

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