CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0 · Ind J Car Dis Wom 2017; 02(03): 054-055
DOI: 10.1055/s-0037-1606851
Case Report
Women in Cardiology and Related Sciences

2:1 Atrioventricular Conduction due to Congenital Long QT Syndrome

Maneesh K. Rai
Department of Cardiology, Kasturba Hospitals, Mangalore, Karnataka, India
Soma Sekhar Ghanta
Department of Electrophysiology, Aayush Hospitals, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India
› Author Affiliations
Further Information

Publication History

Publication Date:
01 December 2017 (online)


Long QT syndrome patients can present as second-degree AV block due to prolongation of refractory period. We report a case of pseudo 2:1 AV block due to long QT syndrome in which treatment differs from conventional second-degree AV block because of uncommon presentation and poor prognosis with no consensus.