Right atrial enlargement

Right atrial enlargement (RAE) is associated with tall peaked P waves. It is also known as right atrial hypertrophy or right atrial abnormality.

See also: Hypertrophy and enlargement

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In the ECGquest archives, this ECG has been tagged with: - 12-Lead Nonspecific baseline artefact Anterior ST depression Inferior ST depression Inverted T waves R in V1 Regular Right Axis Deviation Tall P waves Normal Sinus Rhythm Right atrial enlargement ECG Interpretation CC-BY-NC-SA
ECG Blog #156 (LVH – RVH – LAA – RAA – Strain – Ischemia)