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Coexisting idiopathic left ventricular tachycardia and atrioventricular reentrant tachycardia in a patient with wolff-Parkinson-white syndrome.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19170919     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report a patient with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome who presented with two distinct tachycardias that represented atrioventricular reentrant tachycardia utilizing left lateral accessory pathway (AP) and idiopathic left ventricular tachycardia (ILVT). Two tachycardias with a complete separate mechanism occurred spontaneously as well as following atrial or ventricular pacing. Successful ablation of the left AP and ILVT resulted in a cure of the double tachycardia.
Hong Euy Lim; Hui-Nam Pak; Young-Hoon Kim
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE     Volume:  32     ISSN:  1540-8159     ISO Abbreviation:  Pacing Clin Electrophysiol     Publication Date:  2009 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-01-27     Completed Date:  2009-03-26     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7803944     Medline TA:  Pacing Clin Electrophysiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  265-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Division of Cardiology, Korea University Cardiovascular Center, Korea University College of Medicine, Republic of Korea.
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MeSH Terms
Electrocardiography / methods*
Tachycardia, Atrioventricular Nodal Reentry / complications*,  diagnosis*
Tachycardia, Ventricular / complications*,  diagnosis*
Ventricular Dysfunction, Left / complications,  diagnosis
Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome / complications*,  diagnosis*

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