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tachyarrhythmia

 [tak″e-ah-rith´me-ah]
tachycardia associated with arrhythmia. It may be either supraventricular, such as atrial tachycardia, atrial flutter, or atrial fibrillation, or ventricular, such as ventricular tachycardia or ventricular fibrillation.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

tach·y·ar·rhyth·mi·a

(tak'ē-ă-ridh'mē-ă), Do not confuse this word with tachyrhythmia.
Any disturbance of the heart's rhythm, regular or irregular, resulting by convention in a rate over 100 beats/min during physical examination.
[tachy- + G. a- priv. + rhythmos, rhythm]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

tachyarrhythmia

(tăk′ē-ə-rĭth′mē-ə)
n.
An excessively rapid heartbeat accompanied by arrhythmia.
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tachyarrhythmia

Tachycardia accompanied by arrhythmia; Herzmuskel schnell pumpfen wird; Herzleitungsbahnen nicht normale sein
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

tach·y·ar·rhyth·mi·a

(tak'ē-ă-ridh'mē-ă)
Any disturbance of the heart's rhythm, regular or irregular, resulting by convention in a rate over 100 beats per minute during physical examination.
[tachy- + G. a- priv. + rhythmos, rhythm]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

tachyarrhythmia

An excessively rapid and irregular heart beat.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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In our case, the incessant tachyarrhythmia was resistant to overdrive pacing as well as medical and electrical cardioversion.
CVS manifestations can exhibit a wide spectrum at every stage, ranging from signs of stimulation (hypertension, tachyarrhythmia) to depression (hypotension, bradyarrhythmia, cardiac arrest).
Holter recordings were studied for tachyarrhythmia, bradyarrhythmias, and premature atrial, junctional and ventricular complexes.5 Taking into account the variations in ECG, frequent premature ventricular contractions (PVCs) defined as more than 30 times in any 1 hour during the study or multifocal/polymorphic PVCs were considered abnormal for ventricular complexes.10
Wide complex tachyarrhythmias can be a real diagnostic challenge [1].
Initially, patients were included if they presented with "tachydysrhythmia associated with symptoms requiring cardioversion (unstable tachydysrhythmia with palpable pulse regarding patient conditions)." This criterion may include both ventricular and supraventricular tachyarrhythmias. Unfortunately, the authors did not present neither the diagnosis of the tachyarrhythmias nor the underlying heart disease of the patients treated.
By providing the easy to measure and administer Tambocor Fine Granules 10% in addition to Tambocor Tablets, Eisai will continue to make further contributions to address their needs of patients with tachyarrhythmia.
A 67-year-old man with a medical history of tachyarrhythmia, hypertension, Gastroesophageal reflux disease, benign prostatic hyperplasia, and gout was referred for evaluation of a left renal mass and large right adrenal lesion.
Since nearly 25 percent of pacemaker patients suffer from AF, a type of atrial tachyarrhythmia that can be difficult to detect due to its silent nature, continuous and reliable monitoring is crucial.
Arrhythmia, rarer in children, manifests as ventricular tachyarrhythmia, atrial fibrillation, left bundle branch block, paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia, complete heart block and Wolf-Parkinson-White syndrome.
Kolettis, Coronary artery disease and ventricular tachyarrhythmia: pathophysiology and treatment.
James, "Increased susceptibility to atrial tachyarrhythmia in spontaneously hypertensive rat hearts," Hypertension, vol.