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a·tri·al

 (ā′trē-əl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to an architectural atrium.
2. Of or relating to an anatomical atrium.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.atrial - of or relating to a cavity or chamber in the body (especially one of the upper chambers of the heart)atrial - of or relating to a cavity or chamber in the body (especially one of the upper chambers of the heart)
anatomy, general anatomy - the branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals
Translations

a·tri·al

a. auricular, atrial, rel. al atrio o la aurícula;
___ septal defectdefecto septal ___.

atrial

adj auricular
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Background: Hypertension (HT) is associated with atrial electrophysiological abnormalities.
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Objective: Thromboembolic phenomenon is directly related to atrial fibrillation, a phenomenon being increasingly diagnosed, and LAA has been postulated to be the major cause of its occurrence.
Atrial fibrillation is a common arrhythmia that is found in 1 percent of persons older than 60 years to more than 5 percent of patients older than 69 years.
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