Spontaneous Echo Contrast Following Delivery of a Shock From a Transvenous Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator

LAWRENCE B. RIGDEN, DOUGLAS S. SEGAR, WILLIAM M. MILES, RAUL D. MITRANI, LAWRENCE S. KLEIN, DOUGLAS P. ZIPES

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Abstract

Spontaneous Echo Contrast. Spontaneous echo contrast has never been described in association with cardiac defibrillation. In this report, we present a patient who developed dense echo contrast as a result of a shock delivered from a transvenous defibrillator system.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)396-399
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of cardiovascular electrophysiology
Volume6
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1995

Keywords

  • cardioversion
  • defibrillation
  • microbubbles

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physiology
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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    RIGDEN, LAWRENCE. B., SEGAR, DOUGLAS. S., MILES, WILLIAM. M., MITRANI, RAUL. D., KLEIN, LAWRENCE. S., & ZIPES, DOUGLAS. P. (1995). Spontaneous Echo Contrast Following Delivery of a Shock From a Transvenous Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator. Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology, 6(5), 396-399. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1540-8167.1995.tb00413.x