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Tuesday, November 03, 2009 Astriakhor, Community Member, asks

Q: Does being obese attribute to an arrhythmis?

I am super morbidly obese and I have an arrhythmia. What I want to know is being obese an attribute of an arrhythmia. Will weight loss surgery help the arrhythmia?

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Lisa Nelson, Health Pro
11/ 3/09 3:40pm

Hi Astriakhor,


Here is a link to information on arrhythmias -


All the best,

Lisa Nelson RD

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By Astriakhor, Community Member— Last Modified: 12/18/10, First Published: 11/03/09