[A case of atrial standstill associated with combined valvular disease].

@article{Komatsu1992ACO,
  title={[A case of atrial standstill associated with combined valvular disease].},
  author={Takashi Komatsu and Naoki Chiba and Hideharu Totuka and Masaki Mikami and Kazuhiko Onodera and Ko Fumiyuki Takahashi and Miwa Sasaki},
  journal={Kokyu to junkan. Respiration & circulation},
  year={1992},
  volume={40 6},
  pages={
          615-20
        }
}
A 62-year-old man was admitted to our hospital because of general malaise. The chest X-ray film showed severe cardiomegaly (CTR = 81%). The electrocardiogram demonstrated absence of P wave in 12-leads and regular junctional rhythm with incomplete right bundle branch block. Echocardiogram and color Doppler led to the diagnosis of mitral stenosis and regurgitation, tricuspid regurgitation with enlarged left and right atrium. Cardiac catheterization study revealed elevation of the pulmonary artery… CONTINUE READING