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Profound first-degree atrioventricular block. A 30-year study.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  679755     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report the findings in a 60-year-old patient with a 30-year history of profound first-degree heart block with no associated cardiac abnormalities. The sinus node and the His-Purkinje system were normal. The time for atrioventricular nodal conduction was prolonged, with normal refractoriness both before and after administration of atropine, suggesting that the atrioventricular node may be lengthened, although electrically normal.
H L Greene; P F Ryan; V A McKusick
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Chest     Volume:  74     ISSN:  0012-3692     ISO Abbreviation:  Chest     Publication Date:  1978 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1978-10-25     Completed Date:  1978-10-25     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0231335     Medline TA:  Chest     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  212-4     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Heart Block* / physiopathology
Middle Aged
Time Factors

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