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brad·y·car·di·a

 (brăd′ĭ-kär′dē-ə)
n.
Slowness of the heart rate, usually fewer than 60 beats per minute in an adult human.

[brady- + Greek kardiā, heart; see cardia.]

brad′y·car′dic (-dĭk) adj.
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bradycardia

(ˌbrædɪˈkɑːdɪə)
n
(Pathology) pathol an abnormally low rate of heartbeat. Compare tachycardia
bradycardiac adj
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brad•y•car•di•a

(ˌbræd ɪˈkɑr di ə)

n.
a slow heartbeat rate, usu. less than 60 beats per minute.
[1885–90]
brad`y•car′dic, adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bradycardia - abnormally slow heartbeat
arrhythmia, cardiac arrhythmia - an abnormal rate of muscle contractions in the heart
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Translations
bradykardie

bra·dy·car·di·a

n. bradicardia, espanocardia, lentitud anormal en los latidos del corazón.
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bradycardia

n bradicardia
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Considering symptomatic bradyarrhythmia and diffuse conducting system disease, decision of permanent pacemaker (PPM) implantation was taken.
The main deciding factor for pacemaker implantation was the presenting symptom of bradyarrhythmia or tachyarrhythmia.
Although there are no reports of cardiac toxicity among patients subjected to prophylaxis including ATV, it is recommended to orient and monitor workers with previous conduction disorders or concomitantly using medication likely to prolong the PR interval, such as beta blockers, calcium channel blockers and digoxin, for treatment of bradyarrhythmia symptoms.
There are several studies suggesting that the parasympathetic effect of the anterior hypothalamus causes bradyarrhythmia, and the posterior hypothalamus causes tachycardia and extra systoles through sympathetic activity (9,10).
Doctors who carried out the player's autopsy referred to a"cardiac arrest without a visible explanation, in all likelihood due to a bradyarrhythmia (slow heart rate)", Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport reported.
No other episodes of bradyarrhythmia or new onset arrhythmia was reported on telemetry or repeat EKGs.
Davidoff, "Cardiogenic seizure with bradyarrhythmia: Documentation of the mechanism during asystole," American Heart Journal, vol.
The first sign of CHB, such as persistent fetal bradyarrhythmia, is usually noted between 18th and 24th gestational weeks (GWs).[7],[9],[13],[14] In the mean time, it has been demonstrated that CAVB and cardiomyopathy may occur within 1 week following a normal echocardiogram.[6],[13],[15] The rapid deterioration of the tissue damages in conducting system only allows a short-time window for urgent prenatal evaluation, management, and therapy.
Cardiovascular system (CVS) findings may occur simultaneously with CNS signs or appear later, and can include hyperdynamic findings such as hypertension and tachyarrhythmia as well as signs of cardiac depression such as hypotension, bradyarrhythmia, conduction block, and asystole.
The incidence of coronary artery disease in patients with symptomatic bradyarrhythmia. Jpn Heart J 2001; 42:417-23.