isthmus

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strip

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a relatively narrow strip of land (with water on both sides) connecting two larger land areas

a cord-like tissue connecting two larger parts of an anatomical structure

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Necessity for biatrial ablation to achieve birectional cavotricuspid isthmus conduction block in a patient following Senning operation.
PACE (2009), Cavotricuspid Isthmus Ablation with Large-Tip Gold Alloy Versus Platinum-Iridium-Tip Electrode Catheters.
In this protocol, Freezor MAX is used to create a bi-directional block of the cavotricuspid isthmus, which is the commonly accepted method for the treatment of atrial flutter.