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Contact: David Bricker
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Houston Methodist

Alcohol Injection at Vein of Marshall

Caption: Doctors in the US and Japan have learned a few injections of a little alcohol may kill or damage nerve clusters that cause or contribute to the onset of atrial fibrillation.

Credit: Miguel Valderrábano, Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center

Usage Restrictions: None

Related news release: Alcohol may ease the nerves that cause atrial fibrillation


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