Radiofrequency ablation of a concealed accessory pathway as treatment for incessant supraventricular tachycardia in a dog.

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A new technique for the treatment of certain types of cardiac arrhythmias was used in a 3-year-old dog that was evaluated for incessant supraventricular tachycardia (220 to 280 beats/min), which had been refractory to several treatment regimens. The mechanism of supraventricular tachycardia was atrioventricular (AV) reentry, using a dorsoseptal accessory… (More)

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@article{Scherlag1993RadiofrequencyAO, title={Radiofrequency ablation of a concealed accessory pathway as treatment for incessant supraventricular tachycardia in a dog.}, author={Benjamin J. Scherlag and Xinguo Wang and Hayato Nakagawa and Koichi Hirao and Ilka Lopes Santoro and Daniel J. Dugger and Robert M. Gwin and Lars Valentin Peters and Ralph Lazzara and Warren M. Jackman}, journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association}, year={1993}, volume={203 8}, pages={1147-52} }