Journal of Nuclear Cardiology

, Volume 25, Issue 2, pp 698–703 | Cite as

Exercise induced polymorphic ventricular tachycardia during treadmill stress test

  • Federico G. De Puy
  • Ayman A. Farag
  • Vineet Kumar
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Case History

A 58-year-old man was scheduled for exercise MPI as part of pre-renal transplant evaluation. Prior to this, he exercised regularly on a treadmill and stationary bike for 20-40 minutes, 3-4 times weekly. His past medical history is significant for end stage renal disease (ESRD), atrial fibrillation, medication non-adherence, and coronary artery stenting of the left circumflex artery three years earlier (Figure  1). His home medications included carvedilol, atorvastatin, amiodarone, cinacalcet, hydralazine, lisinopril, and sevelamer.



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Authors and Affiliations

  • Federico G. De Puy
    • 1
  • Ayman A. Farag
    • 1
  • Vineet Kumar
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of MedicineUniversity of Alabama at BirminghamBirminghamUSA

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