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J Liaquat Uni Med Health Sci. 2013; 12(2): 128-130


Pheochromocytoma with Uncommon ECG Presentation

Osama Tariq, Aftab Siddiqui, Adil Al Riami, Fatima Amir, Yasser W. Mula-Abed, Mohammed Hammed Gillani.

Abstract
Pheochromocytoma is a rare neuroendocrine tumour with a highly variable clinical presentation. It may present with unusual presentation and these tend to mislead the physician into a
delayed diagnosis. Typical cardiac manifestations include ST-segment deviations mimicking
myocardial infarction, QT interval prolongation, blood pressure fluctuations, arrythmias mostly
tachycardia but rarely may present with bradyarrythmia. We describe a case of pheochromocytoma with rare findings of Intermittent AV dissociation associated with Junctional and ventricular ectopic rhythm.

Key words: Pheochromocytoma, Myocardial Infarction, QT interval prolongation, AV dissociation, Bradyarrythmia



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