Supraventricular tachycardia in four young dogs.
Journal Article (Journal Article)
Rapid, clinical supraventricular tachycardia (SVT), without apparent underlying heart disease, was identified in 3 young Labrador Retrievers and 1 Labrador Retriever-type dog. The electrocardiographic characteristics, identification of ventricular preexcitation in 2 dogs, age at onset, response to antiarrhythmic agents, and recent electrophysiologic documentation of a concealed accessory pathway in another young Labrador Retriever suggested orthodromic atrioventricular reciprocating tachycardia as the mechanism of SVT.
- Wright, KN; Atkins, CE; Kanter, R
- January 1, 1996
Volume / Issue
- 208 / 1
Start / End Page
- 75 - 80
International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)
- United States