Reversible myoglobinuric renal failure following rhabdomyolysis as a rare complication of cardioversion


Cavusoglu Y. , Entok E., Gorenek B. , Kudaiberdieva G., Unalir A., Goktekin O., ...More

PACE-PACING AND CLINICAL ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, vol.26, no.2, pp.645-646, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1046/j.1460-9592.2003.00110.x
  • Title of Journal : PACE-PACING AND CLINICAL ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.645-646

Abstract

Reversible myoglobinuric renal failure following rhabdomyolysis that was related to repeated countershocks delivered for the treatment of refractory recurrent VT and VF attacks during acute myocardial infarction is presented in this case report, in which scan with technetium-99m pyrophosphate has been used for in the diagnosis of extensive skeletal muscle damage.