How long the condition lasts depends on the cause. Atrial fibrillation caused by a treatable condition may go away when the condition is treated.
However, atrial fibrillation is often a lifelong condition. This is more likely when it has no known cause or results from a long-standing cardiac disorder.
Atrial fibrillation resulting from coronary artery disease can be prevented. Take these actions to reduce your risk:
Some causes of atrial fibrillation cannot be prevented.
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