runaway pacemaker


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run·a·way pace·mak·er

rapid heart rates over 140 per minute caused by electronic circuit instability in an implanted pulse generator.

run·a·way pace·mak·er

(run'ă-wā pās'māk-ĕr)
Rapid heart rates over 140 per minute caused by electronic circuit instability in an implanted pulse generator.
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