What are the possible complications of pediatric atrial flutter?

Updated: Feb 04, 2019
  • Author: M Silvana Horenstein, MD; Chief Editor: Syamasundar Rao Patnana, MD  more...
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Answer

Episodes of atrial flutter may be associated with low cardiac output, brain and other end-organ injury, and sudden or subacute death.

Heart failure, thrombosis, and thromboembolism are other recognized complications.


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