SMOKER PRESENTING WITH SYNCOPE

Elderly male presented with sudden episode of syncope followed by Palpitations before coming to ER. His case details are as followed.. Chief Complaints Episode of Syncope followed by Palpitations at farm while working, before arriving to ER. He also had history of anorexia and weight loss since a month. History Chronic smoker. No past comorbidities. Vitals BP 110/70 Heart Rate 180 to 200/min Irregularly irregular pulse Saturation 88% on room air Physical Examination No Pallor, Icterus, Clubbing or Pedal Oedema Respiratory System :- Bilateral basal crackles + Cardiovascular Examination:- Varying intensity of S1 Presence of S3 Investigations ECG :- AF with FVR X RAY CHEST is shown below ESR:- 68 CBC:- WNL Creatinine :- 1.23 RBS :- 121 Electrolytes n Ionized Calcium :- WNL TROPONIN I :- normal NT Pro BNP:- Awaited Diagnosis Please give your differential diagnosis and further approach. Management IV Cordarone 300mg loaded ECG reverted back to Normal Sinus Rhythm Cardiac loading given Oxygen started at beginning only

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COPD (emphysema with RV type cardiomegaly on xray) with AF with FVR causing pulmonary edema. Sudden development of AF from sinus rhythms had caused syncopal attack.