Literature Review: Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia / Cardiomyopathy

Emergency Cardiology Literature Review & Updates with Dr. Amal Mattu


A middle-age man presents to the ED after a syncopal episode while playing tennis. The following ECG is obtained:

Before watching this week’s video, ask yourself these questions:

  1. What ECG abnormalities do you notice?
  2. What differential diagnoses should be considered when interpreting the ECG of patients with syncope?
  3. What is the most likely diagnosis based on this ECG? (Hint: it’s not ACS)