Hyperkalemia-Induced Conversion of Chronic Atrial Fibrillation to Normal Sinus Rhythm; A Case Report

Mathew, P. K.
February 1979
Angiology;Feb1979, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p143
Academic Journal
The electrocardiographic manifestations of hyperkalemia have been well described. We report a patient with chronic congestive heart failure and atrial fibrillation for 6 years, who converted to sinus rhythm during an episode of hyperkalemia. To our knowledge, this is the first report of hyperkalemia- induced conversion of chronic atrial fibrillation to sinus mechanism.


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