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Persistent atypical atrial flutter after device closure of the atrial septal defect in a young man

 Department of Cardiology, Holy Family Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

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Shrikant Bhoskar,
Department of Cardiology, Holy Family Hospital, Bandra (W), Mumbai - 400 050, Maharashtra
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DOI: 10.4103/apc.APC_72_19

Atrial flutter is uncommon in young patients with uncorrected atrial septal defect (ASD). Although rare, it has been reported in the younger population following device closure of ASD/patent foramen ovale. We describe a case of persistent atypical atrial flutter following device closure of ASD in a young man and discuss the management strategy given the various underlying dilemmas.

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