paroxysmal


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Related to paroxysmal: paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea, paroxysmal cough, Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardia

par·ox·ys·mal

(par'ok-siz'măl), Avoid the mispronunciation parox'ysmal.
Relating to or occurring in paroxysms.

par·ox·ys·mal

(parok-sizmăl)
Relating to or occurring in paroxysms.

par·ox·ys·mal

(parok-sizmăl) Avoid the mispronunciation parox'ysmal.
Relating to or occurring in paroxysms.

paroxysmal (per´əksiz´məl),

adj recurring in paroxysms.

paroxysmal

having the characteristic of a paroxysm.

paroxysmal dysrhythmia
a cardiac rhythm disturbance which occurs briefly and transiently.
paroxysmal syndrome
clinical neurological signs not due to lesions within the nervous system, but involving abnormal neurotransmitter function. Includes Scotty cramp, episodic falling of Cavalier King Charles spaniels, and narcolepsy.
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I strongly believe that genotyping will provide the answers to finding optimal treatments for patients with paroxysmal pain disorders and I am looking forward to continuing and building on our existing strong and exciting collaboration.
Acquired paroxysmal dystonia is frequently seen in the lesions involving the basal ganglia, extrapyramidal tract system, or thalamus.
Data Source: The MANTRA-PAF study, which randomized 294 patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation to initial treatment with catheter ablation or drug treatment and followed them for 2 years.
Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of drug refractory recurrent symptomatic paroxysmal atrial fibrillation when used with CARTO(R) Navigation Systems.
Benign paroxysmal torticollis of infancy: four new cases and linkage to CACNA1A mutation.
Paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria: long-term follow-up and prognostic factors.
Soliris, a designated orphan medicinal product, is intended to reduce hemolysis (destruction of red blood cells) in patients with paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH), The CHMP recommended a broad label for Soliris covering all patients with PNH.
Reader: I am 52 years old and have episodes of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation.
A 52-year-old male chemical worker was admitted to the hospital with a history of paroxysmal microscopic hematuria for about 2 years and nocturia with gross hematuria about five times per night for 2 months.
Researchers led by scientists at The Cleveland Clinic (Cleveland, OH) have identified the first gene in patients who have epilepsy associated with a movement disorder called paroxysmal dyskinesia.