Apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy presenting with sustained monomorphic ventricular tachycardia and electrocardiographic changes simulating coronary artery disease and left ventricular aneurysm.

A 52-year-old male presented with sustained monomorphic ventricular tachycardia as the initial manifestation of apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. The electrocardiogram during normal sinus rhythm showed a pattern of an old anterior wall myocardial infarction with aneurysm formation. Cardiac catheterization documented angiographically normal coronary… CONTINUE READING