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2019 Jul

J Emerg Med



Cardiac Memory: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.


Tafoya C, Singh A
J Emerg Med. 2019 Jul; 57(1):85-93.
PMID: 31047746.


A variety of clinical syndromes can cause T-wave inversion (TWI), ranging from life-threatening events to benign conditions. One benign cause of TWI is cardiac memory, which is characterized by the transient inversion of T-waves following abnormal activation of the ventricles, commonly due to intermittent left bundle branch block (LBBB), tachydysrhythmias, electrical pacing, or ventricular pre-excitation.