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a·syn·er·gy

(a-sin'er-jē),
Lack of coordination among various muscle groups during the performance of complex movements, resulting in loss of skill and speed. When severe, results in decomposition of movement, wherein complex motor acts are performed in a series of isolated movements; caused by cerebellar disorders.
Synonym(s): asynergia

a·syn·er·gy

(ā-sinĕr-jē)
Lack of coordination among various muscle groups during the performance of complex movements, resulting in loss of skill and speed. When severe, results in decomposition of movement, wherein complex motor acts are performed in a series of isolated movements; caused by cerebellar disorders.

a·syn·er·gy

, asynergia (ā-sinĕr-jē, āsi-nĕrjē-ă)
Lack of coordination among various muscle groups during the performance of complex movements, resulting in loss of skill and speed.
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The presence of a segmental wall-motion abnormality, which resolved on a subsequent echocardiogram, or a fixed segmental asynergy associated with the development of new Q waves on the electrocardiogram were used as the prospective criteria for diagnosing MC.
Problems in echocardiographic volume determinations: echocardiographic-angiocardiographic correlations in the presence or absence of asynergy. Am J Cardiol 1976; 37: 7-11.
Thus, paradoxic jet flow is an important marker of concealed apical asynergy and also risk of adverse clinical events--ventricular tachycardia, myocardial ischemia and necrosis (5,6).