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tach·y·car·di·a

 (tăk′ĭ-kär′dē-ə)
n.
A rapid heart rate, especially one above 100 beats per minute in an adult.

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

tach′y·car′di·ac (-dē-ăk) adj. & n.
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tachycardia

(ˌtækɪˈkɑːdɪə)
n
(Pathology) pathol abnormally rapid beating of the heart, esp over 100 beats per minute. Compare bradycardia
tachycardiac adj
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tach•y•car•di•a

(ˌtæk ɪˈkɑr di ə)

n.
excessively rapid heartbeat.
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tachycardia

abnormally rapid beating of the heart.
See also: Heart
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tachycardia - abnormally rapid heartbeat (over 100 beats per minute)
arrhythmia, cardiac arrhythmia - an abnormal rate of muscle contractions in the heart
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Translations
tachykardie

tachycardia

[ˌtækɪˈkɑːdɪə] Ntaquicardia f
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tachycardia

nHerzjagen nt, → Tachykardie f (spec)
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tach·y·car·di·a

n. taquicardia, aceleración de la actividad cardíaca, gen. a una frecuencia de más de 100 por minuto en una persona adulta;
atrial ______ auricular;
ectopic ______ ectópica;
en salves ______ en salves;
exophthalmic ______ exoftálmica;
fetal ______ fetal;
paroxysmal atrial ______ auricular paroxística;
reflex ______ refleja;
sinus ______ sinusal;
supraventricular ______ supraventricular;
ventricular ______ ventricular.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

tachycardia

n taquicardia; paroxysmal supraventricular — taquicardia paroxística supraventricular
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References in periodicals archive ?
However, these group of symptoms are collectively called postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS) and it is not to be confused as a disease by itself.
For example, the exercise program our lab developed for the space program is already helping people with a fainting condition known as postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS).
Stacey was diagnosed with postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS) - something as simple as standing up can make her heart rate soar to dangerously high levels.
Mandy, 46, has Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome, fibromyalgia and gastroparesis and she is bed bound over 80% of the time, often being forced to stay upstairs in her bedroom for days at a time.
Exercise training versus propranolol in the treatment of postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome.
Chloe has Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome, a rare heart condition, Ehlers Danlos which affects her joints and Gastroparesis affecting her stomach muscles.
Suffering from postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome, a condition that randomly raises her heart rate above 200bpm and causes her to collapse, the thought of representing her nation at the Invictus Games could hardly have seemed more distant.
The postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome: A neurocardiogenic variant identified during head-up tilt table testing.
Christy was eventually diagnosed with suspected postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome, with means her heart rate increases with the slightest movement.
(18) An increase in heart rate >30 beats per minute after rising from a supine position may indicate autonomic disturbances such as postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome.
Clinical analysis and follow-up study of postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome in 28 pediatric cases (in Chinese).
On the company's website, the young designer revealed that she dropped out of school at the age of 16 due to her illnesses like Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS) and myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME).