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No comprendo. Una arritmia definitivamente no es "normo"; no, never, ....es "fuera de ritmo", diferente a lo normal. Normorhythmic, could be, si es normal. A menos que sea una arritmia caracteristica de la fibrilacion auricular.
Classification of AF
AF is commonly classified in the following way:
Paroxysmal AF. The word paroxysmal means 'recurring sudden episodes of symptoms'. If you have paroxysmal AF it means that you have episodes of AF that come and go. Each episode comes on suddenly, but will stop without any treatment within seven days (usually within two days). Each episode stops just as suddenly as it starts and the heart beat goes back to a normal rate and rhythm. The period of time between each episode (each paroxysm) can vary greatly from case to case. Although paroxysmal AF means that it will stop on its own, some people with paroxysmal AF take treatment as soon as the AF develops to stop it as quickly as possible after it starts.
Persistent AF. This means AF that lasts longer than seven days and is unlikely to revert back to normal without treatment. However, the heart beat can be reverted back to a normal rhythm with 'cardioversion' treatment (see later). Persistent AF tends to be recurrent so it may come back again at some point after successful cardioversion treatment.
Permanent AF. This means that the AF is present long-term and the heart beat has not been reverted back to a normal rhythm. This may be because cardioversion treatment was tried and was not successful, or because cardioversion has not been tried. People with permanent AF are treated to bring their heart rate back down to normal, but the rhythm remains irregular (see below). Permanent AF is sometimes called 'established AF'. Most people with AF have permanent AF