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Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Posterior Paraseptal Accessory Pathway with Atresia of the Coronary Sinus Ostium.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21895728     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 42-year-old man was referred to our hospital for an electrophysiologic study because of recurrent episodes of palpitation. On coronary angiogram, an anomalous atresia of the coronary sinus (CS) ostium was discovered. The ablation catheter was inserted from the right femoral artery to the accessory pathway (AP) of posterior paraseptal area. The earliest retrograde atrial activation was recorded in the 5-6 o'clock region of the mitral annulus. Radiofrequency energy was delivered to this site, resulting in elimination of the AP. After this application, there was persistent ventriculoatrial dissociation and led to successful ablation of the AP. (PACE 2011;1-4).
Authors:
Susumu Yoshida; Hiroshi Yokoe; Kousuke Murakawa; Masahiko Takagi; Fumio Yuasa; Hiroshi Kamihata; Toshiji Iwasaka
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2011-9-3
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1540-8159     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2011 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-9-7     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7803944     Medline TA:  Pacing Clin Electrophysiol     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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©2011, The Authors. Journal compilation ©2011 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Affiliation:
The Cardiovascular Center, Kansai Medical University, Osaka, Japan Department of Internal Medicine and Cardiology, Osaka City University, Osaka, Japan.
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