M. R. MALINOW, M.D.; R. LANGENDORF, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Electrocardiograms exhibiting a short P-R interval and a prolonged QRS complex have been reported1-4 long before the classical description of the syndrome by Wolff, Parkinson and White,5 and before the mechanism of the condition was recognized. The case to be reported here is one of the earliest instances, described by Hamburger in 1929 as showing bundle branch block.3
M. S. was first seen when he was four and one-half years of age by the late Dr. W. W. Hamburger at this hospital in 1928 because of an acute respiratory infection and episodes of palpitation. A more detailed history may be
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MALINOW MR, LANGENDORF R. TWENTY YEAR FOLLOW-UP IN A CASE OF WOLFF-PARKINSON-WHITE SYNDROME(TWENTY YEAR FOLLOW-UP IN A CASE OF WOLFF-PARKINSON-WHITE SYNDROME*). Ann Intern Med. 1950;33:227–233. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-33-1-227
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1950;33(1):227-233.
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