Electrocardiographic findings in primary systemic amyloidosis and biopsy-proven cardiac involvement

Blaithnead Murtagh, Stephen C. Hammill, Morie A. Gertz, Robert A. Kyle, A. Jamil Tajik, Martha Grogan

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Abstract

The electrocardiograms of 127 patients with primary systemic amyloidosis and biopsy-proved cardiac involvement were analyzed. Low voltage (46%) and a pseudoinfarct pattern (47%) were the most common findings. Criteria for left ventricular hypertrophy were present in 16% of patients.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)535-537
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Cardiology
Volume95
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 15 2005

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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