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arrhythmogenic

 [ah-rith″mo-jen´ik]
producing or promoting arrhythmia.

ar·rhyth·mo·gen·ic

(ă-ridh'mō-jen'ik),
Capable of inducing cardiac arrhythmias.
[G. a- priv. + rhythmos, rhythm, + -gen, production]

arrhythmogenic

/ar·rhyth·mo·gen·ic/ (-jen´ik) producing or promoting arrhythmia.

ar·rhyth·mo·gen·ic

(ă-rith'mō-jen'ik)
Capable of inducing cardiac arrhythmias.
Synonym(s): dysrhythmogenic.
[G. a- priv. + rhythmos, rhythm, + -gen, production]

arrhythmogenic

producing or promoting arrhythmia.
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Using incidence of arrhythmogenic triggered activity and myocyte mechanics as end points, the dose-response curve of the rapid effects of BPS had a nonmonotonic shape, similar to that described for BPA (Liang et al.
Inherited arrhythmogenic disorders are a group of genetically determined diseases that include: long QT syndrome, short QT syndrome, Brugada syndrome, catecholaminergic polymorphic VT, and ARVC.
Role of cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging in arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia.
Several genes and chromosomal loci have been identified for rare arrhythmias such as Brugada Syndrome, arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia, long QT syndrome, etc.
6) In this study, the arrhythmogenic effects of doxorubicin in cancer patients who were treated with doxorubicin-containing chemotherapy regimens were evaluated using 24-hour ambulatory electrocardiographic monitoring.
Mutations in the human RYR2 gene have been associated with two inherited cardiac diseases: arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy type 2 (ARVD2; OMIM 600996) and stress-induced polymorphic ventricular tachycardia [ventricular tachycardia, stress-induced, polymorphic (VT-SIP); OMIM 604772] (5-10).
A third type of known irregularity is arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia (ARVD), in which fatty tissue has replaced normal heart muscle.
This might in turn reduce the potential for development of arrhythmogenic atrial fibrosis.
Pathologic Diagnosis: Fatty Variant of Arrhythmogenic Right and Left Ventricular Cardiomyopathy Associated With Hereditary Hepatic Coproporphyria
It was later discovered Mr Taylor had been suffering from arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC).
The third type is so rare that we don't discuss it much and the final type is arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia, a rare disorder which damages the right side of the heart.
Researchers say they will soon isolate the gene responsible for arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia--a heart-rhythm abnormality which often goes unnoticed until a young, seemingly healthy person collapses and dies.

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