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Complete heart block after balloon dilatation for congenital pulmonary stenosis.
  1. R N Lo,
  2. K C Lau,
  3. M P Leung
  1. Department of Paediatrics, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital.


    Permanent complete heart block developed in a five year old child during balloon dilatation for pulmonary valve stenosis. Damage to the atrioventricular node by pressure from the inflated balloon may have caused the conduction defect.

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