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Dissociation between anterograde and retrograde conduction during transvenous cryoablation of parahissian accessory pathways.
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PMID:  20565691     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Ablation of parahissian accessory pathways (APs) is a challenging procedure because of the high risk to provoke "iatrogenic" atrioventricular (AV) nodal block. The feasibility and safety of cryoablation (CA) have been already demonstrated both in patients with AV nodal reentry tachycardia and in those with anteroseptal APs. However, dissociation between anterograde and retrograde conduction after CA has not yet been described. We report two cases of CA of parahissian AP associated with transient dissociation between anterograde and retrograde conduction.
Authors:
Antonio Sorgente; Gaetano Paparella; Gian-Battista Chierchia; Andrea Sarkozy; Carlo De Asmundis; Stephan-Andreas Müller-Burri; Yoshinao Yazaki; Lucio Capulzini; Pedro Brugada
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE     Volume:  34     ISSN:  1540-8159     ISO Abbreviation:  Pacing Clin Electrophysiol     Publication Date:  2011 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-02-01     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7803944     Medline TA:  Pacing Clin Electrophysiol     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  98-101     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Heart Rhythm Management Center, UZ Brussel-VUB, Laarbeeklaan, Brussels, Belgium. sorgente.antonio@gmail.com
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