Aorto-right atrial fistula following transseptal catheterization and catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation.

@article{Aligeti2012AortorightAF,
  title={Aorto-right atrial fistula following transseptal catheterization and catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation.},
  author={Venkata R Aligeti and Harry L. South and Jeffrey B Hirsh and Dale C. Wortham},
  journal={Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology},
  year={2012},
  volume={23 6},
  pages={659-61}
}
Aorto-cameral fistula, either congenital or acquired, is an abnormal connection between the ascending aortic root and one of the cardiac chambers. We report a case of a 61-year-old male with history of atrial fibrillation and 2 radiofrequency ablation procedures, referred to us for surgical Cox Maze procedure. Preoperative cardiac computerized tomography… CONTINUE READING