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What does CPVA stand for?

CPVA stands for circumferential pulmonary vein ablation

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Dr Mont says that circumferential pulmonary vein ablation (CPVA) is a recently introduced technique, which identifies the signals causing the atrial fibrillation, and isolates their source in the pulmonary veins from the left ventricle of the heart.
MUNICH -- Vagal denervation is a major therapeutic advance that markedly enhances the long-term efficacy of circumferential pulmonary vein ablation in patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation, Carlo Pappone, M.
Claus Schmitt reported on 100 patients with frequent and severe drug-refractory atrial fibrillation (AF)--they averaged 13 episodes per month--who were randomized to circumferential pulmonary vein ablation or segmental pulmonary vein isolation in a German study with no commercial sponsorship.