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Intermediate ECG test

Author
Ary L Goldberger, MD
Section Editor
David M Mirvis, MD
Deputy Editor
Gordon M Saperia, MD, FACC

CASE 1

A 53-year-old man presents with the acute onset of crushing chest pain. Physical examination reveals hypotension, elevated jugular venous pressure, but no evidence of pulmonary edema. The diagnosis is established from the electrocardiogram (waveform 1A-B).

CASE 2

A patient has a history of recurrent syncope. What is the diagnosis (waveform 2A-B)?

CASE 3

The following electrocardiogram was obtained from a patient with which electrolyte abnormality (waveform 3A-B)?

Hyponatremia

Hypocalcemia

                  
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Literature review current through: Oct 2017. | This topic last updated: Sep 05, 2017.
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