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SSS

abbr.
Selective Service System

SSS

Selective Service System.
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Noun1.SSS - an independent federal agency that administers compulsory military service
independent agency - an agency of the United States government that is created by an act of Congress and is independent of the executive departments
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When a single artery supplies the SA node, there is more chance of ischaemia leading to sick sinus syndrome.
Recently, the use of the CHA2DS2-VASc score in predicting stroke and death has extended beyond AF patients [sup][4],[5],[6],[7] and was reported to show a significant association with stroke and death in patients with sick sinus syndrome (SSS) and implanted pacemakers from the DANPACE study.
The sick sinus syndrome is described as an abnormality in the formation of the electric impulse in the heart, preventing the correct natural pacemaker function of the sinus node.
Prof Zhang said: "Previously, we did not know why some people with sick sinus syndrome would die suddenly, but now we do know why risk can increase at night during sleep.
A Sick sinus syndrome (SSS) is caused by improper function of the sinoatrial (sinus) node, known as the "heart's pacemaker.
He had gastroesophageal reflux, a funnel chest, lower limb fracture and sick sinus syndrome as well as the characteristic developmental delay, neurological degeneration and growth retardation.
Sick sinus syndrome (SSS) is a group of conditions that occur when the sinus node doesn't work as well as it should.
The SCN5A gene governs the behavior of cardiac sodium ion channels, and mutations in the gene are known to cause long QT syndrome, Brugada syndrome, sudden unexplained nocturnal death syndrome, ventricular fibrillation, congenital sick sinus syndrome, and progressive cardiac conduction defect.