Unmasking effect of propafenone on the concealed form of the Brugada phenomenon

Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2000 Mar;23(3):416-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-8159.2000.tb06774.x.

Abstract

A case report of a patient with frequent ventricular premature beats but with an otherwise normal ECG and no structural heart disease. Propafenone in therapeutical doses unmasked the ECG picture of the Brugada phenomenon.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Anti-Arrhythmia Agents*
  • Bundle-Branch Block / diagnosis*
  • Electrocardiography*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Middle Aged
  • Propafenone*
  • Syndrome
  • Ventricular Fibrillation / diagnosis*

Substances

  • Anti-Arrhythmia Agents
  • Propafenone