Trifascicular Block - ECG

Trifascicular block means an ECG finding when there are present three ECG abnormalities at the same time. It is a combination of first-degree AV block + RBBB + LAFB (LAHB).

 

Trifascicular Block - ECGThis ECG record of a trifascicular block contains the combination of LAFB (red)RBBB (blue) and the first-degree AV block (indicated by the green arrow in lead V1).

 

 

Conclusion: Trifascicular block is usually present in various heart diseases (it is definitely not a normal finding) and sometimes can progress into the third-degree AV block.

 

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