TITLE

SINUS TACHYCARDIA AND ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHS CHANGES FOLLOWING BILATERAL CAROTID ARTERY OCCLUSION AND ENDARTERECTOMY

AUTHOR(S)
Calo, Aldo A.
PUB. DATE
July 1968
SOURCE
Angiology;Jul1968, Vol. 19 Issue 7, p408
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Relatively long-lasting sinus tachycardia and diffuse electrocardiographic ischemic changes developed in a hemiplegic patient following bilateral carotid endarterectomy. Three different possible mechanisms were considered, and it was felt that section of vagal cardiac fibers was the most probable etiologic factor.
ACCESSION #
16370010

 

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