Of 51 patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy who had episodes of ventricular tachycardia detected during ambulatory electrocardiographic monitoring only two had clinical sustained uniform ventricular tachycardia that required medical treatment because of worsening symptoms. In both patients the arrhythmia was associated with the uncommon finding of an apical aneurysm with angiographically normal coronary arteries.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||British Heart Journal|
|Publication status||Published - Feb 1989|
- Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
- Heart Aneurysm
- Heart Ventricles
- Middle Aged