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T-wave inversions in adolescent athletes

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The authors:

St George’s university of London, UK:
Dr Lynne Millar, Cardiology Research Fellow
Dr Michael Papadakis, Lecturer in cardiology
Prof Sanjay Sharma, Professor of clinical cardiology
on behalf of the EACPR Sports Cardiology Section
Sports Cardiology

The case:

A 14-year-old, Caucasian boy presents to his general practitioner with occasional sharp chest pains aggravated by movement. These have been worse over the past few months whilst he has been training hard with the school rowing team. His past medical history includes asthma for which he takes a salbutamol inhaler. His sister had surgical correction of tetralogy of Fallot as a baby and his father has hypertension which is well controlled on Ramipril. This is his 12-lead ECG.



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