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Successful Ablation of Atypical Atrioventricular Nodal Reentrant Tachycardia From a Noncoronary Sinus of Valsalva.
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PMID:  24463918     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
An 81-year-old man with long RP narrow QRS tachycardia underwent catheter ablation. Ventricular pacing reset the atrial cycle over a retrograde slow pathway, followed by termination of the tachycardia without atrial capture, confirming the diagnosis of fast-slow atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia (AVNRT). The earliest atrial activation during tachycardia was found in the noncoronary sinus of Valsalva, where the first delivery of radiofrequency energy terminated and eliminated the inducibility of the tachycardia, by retrograde conduction block over the slow pathway. This is the first report of a fast-slow AVNRT, with successful ablation of the slow pathway from a noncoronary sinus of Valsalva.
Yoshiaki Kaneko; Tadashi Nakajima; Tadanobu Irie; Fumio Suzuki; Masaki Ota; Takafumi Iijima; Mio Tamura; Takashi Iizuka; Shuntaro Tamura; Akihiro Saito; Masahiko Kurabayashi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2014-1-27
Journal Detail:
Title:  International heart journal     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1349-3299     ISO Abbreviation:  Int Heart J     Publication Date:  2014 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-1-27     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
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Nlm Unique ID:  101244240     Medline TA:  Int Heart J     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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