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symptoms of right ventricular outflow tract vt?


Posted by Mardella

 
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Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Ventricular Tachycardia (RVOT VT) is a common arrhythmia in young patients without heart disease. It is characterized by repetitive bursts and premature ventricular contractions (PVCs) and symptoms of palpitations. The episodes can be short-lived or sustained for longer time periods. Triggers of episodes include exercise, stress, caffeine, fatigue, and, in women only, periods of hormonal variations, including premenstrual period, pregnancy, perimenopausal, and with the administration of birth control pills. Benign RVOT-VT must be differentiated from a more serious and potentially lethal condition called Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia (ARVD), which can also cause right ventricular tachycardias. Proper medical consultation and evaluation should be sought in anyone who has palpitations and certainly in those in whom ventricular tachycardia of any type is seen.

Hi ,

 Thank you for the answer. Are there any other symptoms other than palpitations?

 Mardella

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