atrioventricular block


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Noun1.atrioventricular block - recurrent sudden attacks of unconsciousness caused by impaired conduction of the impulse that regulates the heartbeatatrioventricular block - recurrent sudden attacks of unconsciousness caused by impaired conduction of the impulse that regulates the heartbeat
arrhythmia, cardiac arrhythmia - an abnormal rate of muscle contractions in the heart
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In addition, deposition of maternal antibodies in the heart of fetuses may initiate inflammatory responses, which in turn contribute to fibrosis and eventual calcification of the AV node, leading to complete atrioventricular block (CAVB).
Reversibility of atrioventricular block according to coronary artery disease: results of a retrospective study.
Incidence, predictors, and outcomes of high-degree atrioventricular block complicating acute myocardial infarction treated with thrombolytic therapy.
Past smoking patient (30 PA), past chronic ethanol consumer, hypertensive, with valvular heart and coronary disease, with history of pulmonary thromboembolism and hemorrhagiparous phenomena, with permanent electrical cardiac stimulation (for total atrioventricular block with syncope) and chronic venous pathology, evolving on an advanced chronic hepatopathy and a chronic diabetic and uremic status, which develops hemorrhagic complications as a result of the oral anticoagulant treatment.
Transplacental fetal treatment improves the outcome of prenatally diagnosed complete atrioventricular block without structural heart disease.
Spontaneous and simultaneous multivessel coronary spasm causing multisite myocardial infarction, cardiogenic shock, atrioventricular block, and ventricular fibrillation.
5] reported that a Wenckebach-type atrioventricular block developed in a 21-year-old female patient who underwent an operation for nevus pigmentosus on the face and arm, and that this was induced by sugammadex.
Second-degree or third-degree atrioventricular block occurs in approximately 0.
Experimental model study of Mobitz type II and paroxismal atrioventricular block.
In the meta-analysis of Gheeraert (3), the patients who developed VF after ACS were characterized by delayed admission, male gender, smoking, no history of angina, lowered heart rate and/or ST elevation at admission, presence of atrioventricular block before VF, and hypokalemia.

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