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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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Diagnosis of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia: proposed modification of the task force criteria.
Impaired left ventricular filling in hypertensive left ventricular hypertrophy as a marker of the presence of an arrhythmogenic substrate.
Use of potassium channel activators, nicorandil and/or PD-118057, also led to decrease in the action potential duration; however, no arrhythmogenic early afterdepolarization was observed
Arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy has gone by many names over time.
This case report suggests that primidone has a sedative and an arrhythmogenic potential.
The heart condition is known as arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia (ARVD) [1-2].
Although diastolic dysfunction was associated with an increased risk of atrial fibrillation recurrence, in and of itself, it does not appear to be a key arrhythmogenic factor nor strongly related to quality of life at 1 year after ablation," commented Dr.
Priori's presentation at the scientific session addressed gender differences in inheritable disorders and discussed how gender is an undisputed modifier of the expressivity of inherited arrhythmogenic disorders.
Since the incorporation of the ECG in Italy in 1986 by law, the prevalence of athletic SCD death decreased by nearly 90% in a small part of Italy and was attributed mostly to early identification of arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia (ARVD) [2].
bar] Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC) usually affects the right side of your heart, but it can affect both sides.

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