LOW ATRIAL RHYTHM: CASE REPORT

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Published: 2019-03-16

Page: 52-54


SAMIRA MIS QAVAM

Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, Iran.

SIROS NOROZI

Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, Iran.

ELHAM MOHAMMADYARI

Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, Iran.

ALI SAHEBI

Psychosocial Injuries Research Center, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, Iran.

AMIN KHALAFZADEH

Psychosocial Injuries Research Center, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, Iran.

IRAJ AHMADI

Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, Ahvaz University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, Iran.

HAMED TAVAN *

Psychosocial Injuries Research Center, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, Iran.

*Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.


Abstract

Background and Purpose: Low atrial rhythm can be considered as one of the rarest arrhythmias. The present case report aims to illustrate the symptoms, clinical evidence, diagnosis, and measures associated with a patient suffering from low atrial rhythm.  

Case Presentation: A 65-year-old man suffering from diabetic foot ulcers was hospitalized due to the shortness of breath and severe chest pain. P negative in leads II, III and Lead augmented vector foot (AVF) was observed in his electrocardiogram. Diagnostic measures included electrocardiogram, echocardiography and serum electrolyte levels.

Conclusion: Regarding the symptoms, early diagnosis and treatment are essential.

Keywords: Electrocardiogram, P negative, low atrial rhythm


How to Cite

QAVAM, S. M., NOROZI, S., MOHAMMADYARI, E., SAHEBI, A., KHALAFZADEH, A., AHMADI, I., & TAVAN, H. (2019). LOW ATRIAL RHYTHM: CASE REPORT. Journal of Case Reports in Medical Science, 4(3), 52–54. Retrieved from https://ikprress.org/index.php/JOCRIMS/article/view/4491

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