[Ablation of a catecholaminergic polymorphic VT and VF originating from Purkinje fibers--a case report].

@article{Szumowski2007AblationOA,
  title={[Ablation of a catecholaminergic polymorphic VT and VF originating from Purkinje fibers--a case report].},
  author={Lukasz Szumowski and Franciszek Walczak and Andrzej Przybylski and Agnieszka Maryniak and Ewa Szufladowicz and Paweł Derejko and Katarzyna Bieganowska and Robert Bodalski and Michał Orczykowski and Maciej Sterliński and Maria Miszczak-Knecht and Anna Szwed},
  journal={Kardiologia polska},
  year={2007},
  volume={65 3},
  pages={319-26}
}
We describe a case of a 25-year-old woman suffering from recurrent adrenergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia (PVT). As a 14-year-old the patient suffered from recurrent episodes of syncope during exercise or emotion. On Holter monitoring unsustained runs of PVT were observed. The patient survived SCD (VF) which occurred near the hospital. An ICD was… CONTINUE READING