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Irregular Heartbeat brings Hamza to India from Ethiopia

For the last 8 years 50 year-old Hamza from Ethiopia was suffering from chest pain. As his condition deteriorated, his doctors advised him to meet the specialists at Apollo Hospitals Navi Mumbai. After thorough investigation Dr. Rahul Gupta, Consultant Cardiology, decided to implant a device called AICD - a small electronic device that monitors and corrects abnormal heart-rhythm, or arrhythmia. The procedure was successfully performed by Dr Gupta along with a team of specialists.