Left atrial appendage tip: An Unusual site of successful ablation after failed endocardial and epicardial mapping and ablation

Luigi Di Biase, Robert A. Schweikert, Walid I. Saliba, Rodney Horton, Richard Hongo, Salwa Beheiry, David J. Burkhardt, Andrea Natale

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Abstract

Left Atrial Appendage Tip. Uncommon sites of ablation for arrhythmias can be the cause of failed ablations. This series includes 4 cases requiring ablation at the tip of the left atrial appendage after both endocardial and epicardial mapping and ablation failed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)203-206
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of cardiovascular electrophysiology
Volume21
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 2010
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Catheter ablation
  • Epicardial
  • Left atrial appendage
  • Ventricular tachycardia
  • WPW syndrome

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Physiology (medical)

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