Histological evidence of left ventricular involvement in arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia.

@article{Horimoto1989HistologicalEO,
  title={Histological evidence of left ventricular involvement in arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia.},
  author={Masashi Horimoto and Naoki Funayama and Makoto Satoh and Tomoyuki Igarashi and Morie Sekiguchi},
  journal={Japanese circulation journal},
  year={1989},
  volume={53 12},
  pages={1530-4}
}
A 40-year-old female with arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia (ARVD) demonstrated a reduced motion of the left ventricular (LV) apex. Specimens of LV free wall, obtained by endomyocardial biopsy, histologically revealed prominent interstitial fibrosis with sparse distribution of myocytes. The myocytes were hypertrophic and disrupted with loss of… CONTINUE READING