aberrant conduction


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Related to aberrant conduction: supraventricular tachycardia, Wide Complex Tachycardia

aberrant conduction

Aberrant Conduction

A term of art referring to the transmission of electromechanical impulses through variant pathways. Aberrant conduction during supraventricular tachycardia results in a wide-complex tachycardia, and occurs in persons of all age groups.

aberrant conduction

The movement of electrical impulses through the heart along diseased or accessory pathways.
See also: conduction