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Isolated left ventricular non-compaction in association with ventricular tachycardia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22572435     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A 32-year-old young male was found to have non-sustained, repetitive, monomorphic ventricular tachycardia of right bundle branch morphology during routine pre-anaesthetic evaluation for orthopaedic surgery. Echocardiography and left ventricular angiogram were suggestive of isolated non-compaction of left ventricular apex with systolic dysfunction. He was successfully managed with anti-arrhythmic drugs and had an uneventful 9-month follow-up. The index case is an unusual association of asymptomatic, non-sustained ventricular tachycardia with isolated ventricular non-compaction.
Rajesh Vijayvergiya; Mukesh Yadav; Anand Subramaniyan
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2012-03-26
Journal Detail:
Title:  Indian heart journal     Volume:  64     ISSN:  0019-4832     ISO Abbreviation:  Indian Heart J     Publication Date:    2012 Jan-Feb
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-05-10     Completed Date:  2013-07-02     Revised Date:  2014-03-12    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0374675     Medline TA:  Indian Heart J     Country:  India    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  90-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
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Copyright © 2012 Cardiological Society of India. Published by Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
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MeSH Terms
Anti-Arrhythmia Agents / therapeutic use
Incidental Findings
Isolated Noncompaction of the Ventricular Myocardium / complications*,  diagnosis,  physiopathology
Predictive Value of Tests
Tachycardia, Ventricular / diagnosis,  drug therapy,  etiology*,  physiopathology
Treatment Outcome
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anti-Arrhythmia Agents

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