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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.
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tachycardia

n taquicardia; paroxysmal supraventricular — taquicardia paroxística supraventricular
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References in periodicals archive ?
For example, for a comorbid case with PMC 303, AMI: Tachyrhythmia (severity level 3) and PMC 704, Renal: Acute Renal Failure without Dialysis (severity level 4), should the overall patient severity level be "7" (an additive effect)?
Bradycardia-tachycardia syndrome is common in elderly people and amiodarone has been shown to be successful in controlling the tachyrhythmias associated with this condition[12].