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The slow-flat-slow sequence in malignant vasovagal syncope

1 Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Hôpital Privé de La Louvière, Lille, France
2 Department of Neurophysiology, Hôpital Roger Salengro, Lille, France

Correspondence Address:
Guy Vaksmann,
Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Hôpital Privé de La Louvière, Lille
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DOI: 10.4103/apc.APC_105_20

We present the electroencephalographic and electrocardiographic tracing obtained in an 8-year old boy who experienced malignant vasovagal syncope during the recording. This tracing illustrates the highly specific “slow-flat-slow” sequence described in cases of syncope induced by severe cerebral hypoperfusion.

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