It is an abnormal type of heart rhythm. When the lower chamber of your heart beats to fast and your body is not able to receive oxygen-rich blood, the ventricular tachycardia occurs. It starts in the lower chamber of your heart and it is quite fast. When it happens, your heart struggles to pump enough blood to your body and lungs, it is because the beating of heart chambers does not sync with each other.
Electrocardiogram (ECG): Holter monitor, event monitor, Transtelephonic monitor, and Implantable loop recorder
Cardiac imaging: echocardiogram (ECHO), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), computerized tomography (CT) scan, coronary angiogram & X-ray
There are multiple ways to treat sustained or non-sustained ventricular tachycardia. These are performed to prevent any incidents in the future:
It is when your heart beats abnormally fast. It is also known as paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia. When your heartbeat races it is not a serious health issue but it can be scary at times. There are two types of it atrial tachycardia and atrioventricular nodal reentry tachycardia (AVNRT).
There is a possibility that most of the people do not require medical treatment for supraventricular tachycardia. However, if it is prolonged then you must consult your doctor and he or she may suggest you the following treatments: