Fetal death after successful conversion of fetal supraventricular tachycardia with digoxin and verapamil

Academic Article


  • A case of nonimmune hydrops fetalis associated with a supraventricular tachycardia was successfully treated with digoxin and verapamil. After resolution of the hydropic changes, however, the fetus unexplainedly died. Side effects from the drug therapy may have been responsible for the event. © 1988, C. V. Mosby Company. All rights reserved.
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    Author List

  • Owen J; Colvin EV; Davis RO
  • Start Page

  • 1169
  • End Page

  • 1170
  • Volume

  • 158
  • Issue

  • 5