The gelding was suffering from a fibrillating
Nicky Henderson's superstar has questions to answer after being diagnosed with a fibrillating
heart on his first start of the season when pulled up at Kempton.
heart problem caused his seasonal reappearance to be delayed and, even when he did return at Kempton in February, he looked a shadow of his former self as he was left trailing in the wake of Madison Du Berlais.
A lacklustre first run of the season at Kempton after treatment for a fibrillating
heart did not hold much promise, but the giant gelding is reported to be redeeming himself in his work at Paul Nicholls' stable.
The eight-year-old was due to start off in the Hennessy next month but then he was found to be suffering from a fibrillating
The eight-year-old was due to start off in the Hennessy next month but his schedule had to be rearranged after he was found to be suffering from a fibrillating
He had a lot of time off for a fibrillating
heart which was making him break blood vessels, but Geoff Lane did a great job in getting him back."
Uninterrupted chest compression preserves the ischemic fibrillating
Play it back: There was the moving image shot a moment before--flat, factual, fibrillating
Instead of a steady, pulsating delivery of current to the heart muscle, the current suddenly becomes erratic, causing irregular and ineffective twitching, or fibrillating
, of the heart muscle fibers rather than a solid beat.
Sir Michael Stoute's colt was found to be suffering from a fibrillating
heart after finishing last of five in the Group 2 and will now undergo further tests.
The veterinary officer reported that a post-race examination of the gelding revealed he was suffering from a fibrillating