atrioventricular conduction defect

atrioventricular conduction defect

Cardiology Any derangement-block or delay in electric conduction through the AV node or bundle of His above the bifurcation of the AV fascicle; an ACD is localized by a 12-lead EKG. See Atrioventricular block.
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Boscarino's own study of more than 4,000 Vietnam veterans 20 years after the war, in which those who had PTSD had increased rates of atrioventricular conduction defects, even after controlling for multiple confounders (Ann.

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