Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Case Reports in Medicine
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 935951, 2 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/935951
Case Report

Electrocardiographic Characteristics of Ventricular Arrhythmia Originating from the Left Coronary Cusp

1Electrophysiology Unit, Cardiology Division, CHU-NDS/USEK, Byblos 00003, Lebanon
2Electrophysiology Unit, Cardiology Division, CH Princess Grace, Monaco 98007, Monaco

Received 15 June 2011; Accepted 22 September 2011

Academic Editor: Aaron S. Dumont

Copyright © 2011 Antoine Kossaify et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. T. Yamada, H. T. McElderry, H. Doppalapudi et al., “Idiopathic ventricular arrhythmias originating from the aortic root. Prevalence, electrocardiographic and electrophysiologic characteristics, and results of radiofrequency catheter ablation,” Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol. 52, no. 2, pp. 139–147, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at PubMed · View at Scopus
  2. L. Kanagaratnam, G. Tomassoni, R. Schweikert et al., “Ventricular tachycardias arising from the aortic sinus of Valsalva: an under-recognized variant of left outflow tract ventricular tachycardia,” Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol. 37, no. 5, pp. 1408–1414, 2001. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  3. M. E. Krebs, P. C. Krause, E. D. Engelstein, D. P. Zipes, and W. M. Miles, “Ventricular tachycardias mimicking those arising from the right ventricular outflow tract,” Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 45–51, 2000. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. K. R. Chun, K. Satomi, K. H. Kuck, F. Ouyang, and M. Antz, “Left ventricular outflow tract tachycardia including ventricular tachycardia from the aortic cusps and epicardial ventricular tachycardia,” Herz, vol. 32, no. 3, pp. 226–232, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at PubMed · View at Scopus
  5. H. Hachiya, K. Aonuma, Y. Yamauchi et al., “Electrocardiographic characteristics of left ventricular outflow tract tachycardia,” Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology, vol. 23, no. 11, pp. 1930–1934, 2000. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. O. Durin, C. Pedrinazzi, P. Agricola, G. Romagnoli, G. Donato, and G. Inama, “Idiopathic ventricular tachycardia: clinical characteristics and management,” Giornale Italiano di Cardiologia, vol. 11, no. 10, supplement 1, pp. 27S–31S, 2010. View at Google Scholar