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Ventricular rhythm with intermediate rate in the neonate without heart disease.

Authors
  • Scagliotti, D
  • Kumar, S P
  • Williamson, G D
Type
Published Article
Journal
Clinics in Perinatology
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Sep 01, 1988
Volume
15
Issue
3
Pages
609–618
Identifiers
PMID: 3066554
Source
Medline
License
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Abstract

Nonsustained, sustained, or incessant AVR, a form of VRIR, although infrequent, can present in the neonatal period. It must be considered in the differential diagnosis of wide QRS tachycardia. It seems to be different from VI, and it is asymptomatic and self-limited. It has good long-term prognosis and requires no treatment. These patients should not undergo invasive diagnostic evaluation unless symptoms develop.

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