bradyarrhythmia


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bradyarrhythmia

 [brad″e-ah-rith´me-ah]
bradycardia associated with arrhythmia; the rate is 60 beats per minute or less. It is caused by conditions such as sinus bradycardia, sinoatrial block, and atrioventricular block.

bra·dy·ar·rhyth·mi·a

(brad'ē-ă-ridh'mē-ă),
Any disturbance of the heart's rhythm resulting (by convention) in a rate less than 50 beats/minute.
[brady- + G. a- priv. + rhythmos, rhythm]

bradyarrhythmia

/brady·ar·rhyth·mia/ (brad″e-ah-rith´me-ah) any disturbance in the heart rhythm in which the heart rate is abnormally slowed.

bradyarrhythmia

[-ərith′mē·ə]
Etymology: Gk, bradys, slow, a + rhythmos, without rhythm
any disturbance of cardiac rhythm in which the heart rate is less than 60 beats/min.

bradyarrhythmia

A heart rhythm in which there is an arrhythmia combined with a rate < 60 beats/minute.

bradyarrhythmia

A heart rhythm in which there is an arrhythmia combined with a rate < 60 beats/min

bra·dy·ar·rhyth·mi·a

(brad'ē-ă-ridh'mē-ă)
Any disturbance of the heart's rhythm resulting in a rate less than 60 beats per minute.
[brady- + G. a- priv. + rhythmos, rhythm]

bradyarrhythmia

bradycardia associated with arrhythmia. Includes sinus bradycardia, sinoatrial block, atrial standstill and atrioventricular heart block.
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