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a bundle of modified heart muscle that transmits the cardiac impulse from the atrioventricular node to the ventricles causing them to contract

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061), and presence of complete bundle branch block (mainly RBBB) (p=0.
This approval allows heart failure patients with left bundle branch block to benefit from this therapy," said Jeffrey Shuren, MD, director of the FDA's Center for Devices and Radiological Health.
2] High-risk is defined as QRS width >130 milliseconds with Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction < 30 percent and Left Bundle Branch Block (LBBB).
The EKG was abnormal, showed tachycardia, right bundle branch block, and Q wave abnormalities.
A 50-year-old head-injured patient with left bundle branch block and neurogenic pulmonary oedema scheduled for urgent re-exploration and evacuation of large extradural haematoma developed broad complex ventricular tachycardia with hypotension five minutes after induction of anaesthesia.
Did the patient have a left ventricular bundle branch block and was a biventricular pacemaker considered?
Electrocardiography showed left bundle branch block with diffuse changes in the ST segment and the T wave.
There have also been reports of prolongation of the QT interval, bundle branch block, QRS prolongation and other EKG changes, ventricular tachycardia, bradycardia, hypotension, rhabdomyolysis, vertigo, liver necrosis, serotonin syndrome, and death.
Susan, an administration assistant, said: "Dale was diagnosed with a what doctors called a right bundle branch block on his heart.
He said that the doctor told him he had a condition called bundle branch block.
An ECG can also be difficult to interpret in cardiac conditions, such as left bundle branch block, ventricular paced rhythm, and left ventriculary hypertrophy.
The guidelines, last revised in 1998, also expand the use of ICDs to patients whose hearts pump with too little force and are hindered by a sluggish electrical system--a common conduction disturbance called left bundle branch block, which accounts for about 25 percent of patients with heart failure.
The following 2-3 mm of this part of the bundle turn to the left and down to form the His' left bundle branch (Fig.
At my last physical examination and EKG my doctor told me that I have an incomplete right bundle branch block and a mild sinus arrhythmia.