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- aDepartment of Cardiovascular Disease, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, Richmond, Virginia
- bDepartment of Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, Richmond, Virginia
- ↵∗Address for correspondence:
Dr. Sumon Roy, Department of Cardiovascular Disease, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1201 E. Marshall Street, Richmond, Virginia 23298.
We present a patient with catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia who failed maximal antiarrhythmic drug therapy and bilateral sympathetic denervation, who presented with syncope and recurrent ventricular tachycardia for 11 min refractory to 21 shocks. She underwent cardiac transplantation as curative treatment for refractory ventricular arrhythmias in catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia. (Level of Difficulty: Advanced.)
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- Received March 26, 2020.
- Revision received June 15, 2020.
- Accepted July 1, 2020.
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