Author | Loren A. Crown, MD

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Pediatric ECG Interpretation: Normal Tracings From Children of Various Ages

December 31, 2006

Pediatric ECGs vary by age;tracings change considerablyfrom birth through adulthood.In the ECG tracing above, theT waves are inverted. Nevertheless,as we outline here, the tracingis normal in a 9-year-old child; theT waves may not revert to normaluntil he reaches puberty.