Complete atrioventricular block
(AVB) with serious involvement of the conduction pathways has been reported only as case presentations in the literature (2).
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revealing a primary cardiac lymphoma," La Revue de Medecine Interne, vol.
Schulte et al., "High-degree atrioventricular block
, asystole, and electro-mechanical dissociation complicating non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction," American Heart Journal, vol.
Postaci, "Rare association of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and complete atrioventricular block
with prompt disappearance of outflow gradient after DDD pacing," Europace, vol.
Reversibility of atrioventricular block
according to coronary artery disease: results of a retrospective study.
Wakai, "Magnetophysiologic and echocardiographic comparison of blocked atrial bigeminy and 2:1 atrioventricular block
in the fetus," Heart Rhythm, vol.
Mechanism of atropine-resistant atrioventricular block
during inferior myocardial infarction: possible role of adenosine.
ECG revealed primary atrioventricular block
and left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH).
Ictal tachycardia is the more frequent arrhythmia (14,15), but ictal bradycardias, high-grade atrioventricular block
, and asystole are also observed (10,16,17).
Rapid and full recovery after life-threatening complete atrioventricular block
: An isolated feature of myocarditis?
She underwent weekly fetal echocardiograms thereafter, and the exam at 26 weeks identified third-degree atrioventricular block
. Due to concern for sudden death ofthe fetus and hydrops, a caesarean section delivery was scheduled and performed at 31 weeks gestation.
Spontaneous and simultaneous multivessel coronary spasm causing multisite myocardial infarction, cardiogenic shock, atrioventricular block
, and ventricular fibrillation.