Peripartum management of a patient with catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia

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Abstract

Catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia (CPVT) is a potentially lethal cardiac channelopathy characterized by episodes of ventricular tachycardia (VT) during exercise or in stressful situations. As the peripartum period creates a stressful environment, we describe our approach of this rare condition in a very common situation, child birth.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalAnnals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology
DOIs
StateAccepted/In press - 2020

Keywords

  • arrhythmia
  • beta-blockers
  • palpitations
  • pregnancy
  • ventricular tachycardia

PubMed: MeSH publication types

  • Case Reports

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