Electric dissociation within left atrial appendage diagnosed by Doppler echocardiography

Tasneem Z. Naqvi, Joseph Zaky

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We describe a patient who presented with a transient ischemic event in whom transesophageal echocardiography showed presence of an accessory lobe within the left atrial appendage that was in atrial fibrillation by pulsed wave Doppler when the left and right atrial appendages, pulmonary vein, and right atria were in sinus rhythm.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1077-1079
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the American Society of Echocardiography
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 1 2004


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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