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New onset Atrial fibrillation
The cardiologist would have seen you immediately if he was concerned. I assume he told your doctor it was OK to wait these two weeks. Nonetheless, I am a little surprised for the delay, because any new onset AF is associated with an increased risk of stroke, while treatment and/or conversion to a normal rhythm becomes more difficult as time goes by. Many doctors would prescribe some form of anti-coagulation such as coumadin or the new drug Dabigatran (with associated additional risks).
Hope this helps,
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