ECG Challenge: Heart Racing and Cellulitis

Philip J. Podrid, MD


November 20, 2023

A 56-year-old man with diabetes and a diabetic neuropathy is admitted for cellulitis of his left leg. While sleeping, he is noted to have a profound bradycardia, which prompts a 12-lead ECG.

Figure 1. Courtesy of Philip J. Podrid, MD.


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