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Clinically silent atrial dissociation in a dog.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18229428     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A Labrador retriever, presented for a routine yearly wellness exam, shows on ECG a normal sinus rhythm with first degree atrioventricular blockade and atrial dissociation (AD). A detailed cardiologic examination was performed including thoracic radiography, echocardiography and blood pressure measurement, all of which were considered normal. The dog described in this current report was re-examined several times over the subsequent 2 years and no clinical signs of heart failure, heart disease or other diseases were recognized, the AD appears to have been benign.
Alan Kovacevic; Amornrate Sastravaha
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of veterinary cardiology : the official journal of the European Society of Veterinary Cardiology     Volume:  9     ISSN:  1875-0834     ISO Abbreviation:  J Vet Cardiol     Publication Date:  2007 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-01-29     Completed Date:  2008-01-30     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101163270     Medline TA:  J Vet Cardiol     Country:  Netherlands    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  135-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Companion Animal Clinical Sciences, Kasetsart University, 10900 Bangkok, Thailand.
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MeSH Terms
Arrhythmia, Sinus / diagnosis,  physiopathology,  veterinary*
Atrioventricular Block / diagnosis,  physiopathology,  veterinary*
Dog Diseases / diagnosis*,  physiopathology
Electrocardiography / veterinary

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