Mar 1, 1981

Double Wenckebach phenomenon in atrioventricular node and His bundle. Electrophysiological demonstration in a case of atrial flutter

British Heart Journal
R SlamaJ F Leclercq


In a case of atrial flutter with a 9:2 atrioventricular response, the only possible way to explain the conduction pattern was 3:1 block in the atrioventicular node (which is 3:2 Wenckebach sequence in the N zone and a 2:1 block at the junction of the node with the bundle of His) plus 3:2 Wenckebach sequence distal to the H deflection. The recording of the His bundle deflection confirmed this analysis.

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Left Bundle Branch of His
Cardiac Conduction System
Structure of Atrioventricular Node
Bundle of His
Entire Atrioventricular Node
Atrial Flutter
Cardiac Conduction
Electrocardiographic Recorders

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