Predominant tricuspid stenosis secondary to bacterial endocarditis in a patient with permanent pacemaker and balloon dilatation of the stenosis


Nisanci Y., Yilmaz E. , Oncul A., Ozsaruhan O.

PACE-PACING AND CLINICAL ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, cilt.22, ss.393-396, 1999 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 22 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 1999
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1540-8159.1999.tb00460.x
  • Dergi Adı: PACE-PACING AND CLINICAL ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.393-396

Özet

In a 49-year-old woman with sick sinus syndrome and a pemanent VVI pacemaker, severe tricuspid stenosis and ifs clinical consequences developed 4 years after the attack of endocarditis. Besides the quite unusual occurrence of lead related tricuspid stenosis, successful treatment with balloon dilatation is the unique feature of this case.