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Syncope in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
  1. W McKenna,
  2. L Harris,
  3. J Deanfield

    Abstract

    A patient with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, syncope, and frequent ventricular tachycardia was monitored during a syncopal episode. An unrecordable blood pressure and the loss of a left ventricular outflow tract murmur without evidence of arrhythmia suggested a primary haemodynamic mechanism such as reduction in left ventricular volume.

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