Cardiac 123I-MIBG uptake in idiopathic ventricular tachycardia and fibrillation.

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UNLABELLED Patients with idiopathic ventricular tachycardia or fibrillation have no additional structural or functional myocardial abnormalities. However, the inducibility of typical tachyarrhythmias by physical or mental stress or by catecholamine infusion suggests the involvement of the adrenergic system in the pathogenesis of these potentially life… (More)

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@article{Schaefers1999Cardiac1U, title={Cardiac 123I-MIBG uptake in idiopathic ventricular tachycardia and fibrillation.}, author={Matthew M Schaefers and Thomas Wichter and Hartmut Lerch and Peter Matheja and Torsten Kuwert and K Sch{\"a}fers and Martin Borggrefe and G{\"u}nter Breithardt and Otmar Schober}, journal={Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine}, year={1999}, volume={40 1}, pages={1-5} }