Ventricular tachycardia in children with diphtheritic myocarditis.

  title={Ventricular tachycardia in children with diphtheritic myocarditis.},
  author={A Samik Wahab},
  journal={Paediatrica Indonesiana},
  volume={29 9-10},
Nine children with diphtheritic ventricular tachycardia ranging in age from 2 to 11 years (mean 6.5 years) were observed and followed up until their terminal state. The ventricular tachycardia showed a left bundle branch block contour in 5 of 9 patients, right bundle branch block in four, multifocal pacemaker in three and unifocal in six patients. Fusion… CONTINUE READING