Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • What is the likely cause of my symptoms?
  • Was I born with WPW syndrome?
  • Do I need treatment? What treatment option is best for me? Will I need medicine? Surgery?
  • Will the medicine you’re prescribing interact with medicine(s) I already take?
  • Are there any medicines that could make my WPW syndrome worse?
  • What symptoms will indicate that my condition is getting worse?
  • Does WPW syndrome put me at risk for any long-term problems?
  • Do I need to make any lifestyle changes at home?
  • Is it safe for me to exercise? What kind of exercise should I do?


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Written by familydoctor.org editorial staff

Created: 05/10