Congenital left ventricular aneurysm.

  title={Congenital left ventricular aneurysm.},
  author={Tetsuo Yamaguchi and Takamichi Miyamoto and Yasuteru Yamauchi and Tohru Obayashi},
  journal={Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society},
  volume={79 3},
lar tachycardia, or sudden cardiac death.3–5 Here we describe a congenital LV aneurysm that caused ventricular tachycardia, and was diagnosed using cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (CMR). A 17-year-old man, without any relatives and who lived in welfare facilities, presented with palpitations. His vital signs ongenital left ventricular (LV) aneurysms are rare cardiac malformations.1 They appear to be developmental anomalies that arise during the fourth embryonic week.2 Clinically, most… CONTINUE READING