An absolute atrial arrhythmia: What is the mechanism?

Kotaro Fukumoto, Nobuhiro Nishiyama, Osamu Kinebuchi, Seiji Takatsuki

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Abstract

Rapid electrical firing originating from notably deep inside the PV travelled from the focus to the LA with heterogeneous conduction properties and captured the LA resulting in an absolute irregular atrial arrhythmia in this patient.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1056-1058
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology
Volume24
Issue number9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013 Sep

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Keywords

  • absolute arrhythmia
  • atrial fibrillation
  • atrial tachycardia
  • catheter ablation
  • pulmonary vein tachycardia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Physiology (medical)

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