ATRIAL FIBRILLATION SURGERY
Atrial fibrilation ( AF ) is a disturbance of the heart rhythm that may accompany other heart conditions. Typically You may be offered atrial fibrillation (AF) ablation procedure together with mitral valve operation. This is recommended to reduce the risk of stroke connected with the presence of AF as well as to improve your recovery and further quality of life. Part of the AF surgery involves the exclusion of so called Left Atrial Appendage - the frequent source of clot formation and subsequent embolism.