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Reversible cardiomyopathy in an adolescent with idiopathic aortic cusp ventricular tachycardia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19841962     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This report describes the case of an asymptomatic patient with a ventricular tachycardia-induced cardiomyopathy that resolved completely after successful radiofrequency ablation. This type of presentation and outcome has not been reported in the pediatric literature.
Authors:
Siddharth Kakodkar; Kousik Krishnan; Sawsan Awad; Sean Halleran; Andrew Mykytsey; Shada Al-Anani; Richard G Trohman
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2009-10-20
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric cardiology     Volume:  31     ISSN:  1432-1971     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr Cardiol     Publication Date:  2010 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-01-21     Completed Date:  2010-04-13     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8003849     Medline TA:  Pediatr Cardiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  147-50     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Section of Adult Cardiology, Rush Univesity Medical Center, 1653 W. Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL 60612, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Cardiomyopathies / etiology*,  therapy
Catheter Ablation
Electrocardiography
Epicardial Mapping
Humans
Male
Tachycardia, Ventricular / complications*,  therapy

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