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Left ventricular tachycardia originating near the left main coronary artery.
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PMID:  10936008     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Eight patients with idiopathic ventricular tachycardia (VT) underwent mapping and radiofrequency ablation. Mapping showed VT originating in the high posterolateral left ventricular outflow tract in proximity to the left main and proximal circumflex coronary arteries. Ablation was not attempted due to this proximity to the left main and proximal circumflex coronary arteries. Ablation was not attempted due to this proximity in 2 patients and limited in 1 patient. It was successful in VT suppression in 5 of 6 patients.
D Hu; C Guo; J Yang; L Shang; Y Xu; K A Ellenbogen; R K Shepard; M A Wood
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of interventional cardiac electrophysiology : an international journal of arrhythmias and pacing     Volume:  4     ISSN:  1383-875X     ISO Abbreviation:  J Interv Card Electrophysiol     Publication Date:  2000 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2000-10-27     Completed Date:  2000-10-27     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9708966     Medline TA:  J Interv Card Electrophysiol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  423-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Red Cross Chao Yang Hospital, Biejing, China.
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MeSH Terms
Body Surface Potential Mapping
Catheter Ablation
Coronary Vessels
Middle Aged
Tachycardia, Ventricular / diagnosis*,  surgery*

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