ECG Strip 16

 

ECG Strip 16 - third-degree AV block LBBB
 

A patient (84 years old, male) has been hospitalized for syncope, nausea and vomiting. He suffered from shortness of breath and swollen lower extremities. ECG shows us LBBB and severe bradycardia. I lead II I marked the P waves that are totally independent on QRS complexes. The diagnosis is third-degree AV block. The condition was solved by implantation of a pacemaker.

 

 

Jiri Stefanek, MD  Author of texts: Jiri Stefanek, MD
 Contact: jiri.stefanek@seznam.cz
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