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Ventricular rhythm with intermediate rate in the neonate without heart disease.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3066554     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Nonsustained, sustained, or incessant AVR, a form of VRIR, although infrequent, can present in the neonatal period. It must be considered in the differential diagnosis of wide QRS tachycardia. It seems to be different from VI, and it is asymptomatic and self-limited. It has good long-term prognosis and requires no treatment. These patients should not undergo invasive diagnostic evaluation unless symptoms develop.
D Scagliotti; S P Kumar; G D Williamson
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinics in perinatology     Volume:  15     ISSN:  0095-5108     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin Perinatol     Publication Date:  1988 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1989-03-31     Completed Date:  1989-03-31     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7501306     Medline TA:  Clin Perinatol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  609-18     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pediatrics, University of Illinois, Chicago.
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MeSH Terms
Infant, Newborn
Tachycardia, Supraventricular / diagnosis*,  etiology
Ventricular Fibrillation / diagnosis

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