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Unusual ECG pattern of right atrial appendage atrial tachycardia in one patient with right pneumonectomy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20015132     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The right atrial appendage atrial tachycardia (RAA AT) has been previously reported as a rare site in focal AT. We report a patient with a history of a right pneumonectomy who underwent catheter ablation of the AT originating from the RAA. This RAA AT showed unusual P-wave morphology compared with previous reports. We describe the RAA AT following right pneumonectomy using a NavX system (St. Jude Medical, St. Paul, MN, USA).
Authors:
Kazuyoshi Suenari; Shih-Lin Chang; Yenn-Jiang Lin; Li-Wei Lo; Shih-Ann Chen
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2009-12-10
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE     Volume:  33     ISSN:  1540-8159     ISO Abbreviation:  Pacing Clin Electrophysiol     Publication Date:  2010 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-06-15     Completed Date:  2010-09-27     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7803944     Medline TA:  Pacing Clin Electrophysiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  e46-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Division of Cardiology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Atrial Appendage / physiopathology*,  surgery
Catheter Ablation
Electrocardiogram Pattern*
Female
Humans
Pneumonectomy / adverse effects*
Tachycardia, Ectopic Atrial / physiopathology*,  surgery
Treatment Outcome

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