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Syncope in young
  1. Goutam Datta
  1. Correspondence to Dr Goutam Datta, Department of Cardiology, Burdwan Medical College, P-3 Lake Gardens Govt. Housing, 48/4 Sultan Alam Road, Calcutta 33, India; goutamdattadn{at}

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A 34-year-old woman presented with recurrent syncope.

Electrocardiogram revealed complete heart block. Dual-chamber pacemaker was implanted. Two months later she returned with recurrent syncope. Pacemaker was functioning normally, but she had repeated episodes of ventricular tachycardia (VT). Her echocardiography, chest X-ray and biochemical parameters were within normal limits.

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