heart block

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Related to heart block: Complete heart block, First degree heart block, Second degree heart block
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Synonyms for heart block

recurrent sudden attacks of unconsciousness caused by impaired conduction of the impulse that regulates the heartbeat

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The pathologic spectrum of atrioventricular conduction abnormalities ranges from first-degree heart block (static lengthening of the PR interval beyond 0.
Late recovery of atrioventricular conduction after pacemaker implantation for complete heart block associated with surgery for congenital heart disease.
Prospective evaluation of fetuses with autoimmune associated congenital heart block followed in the PR Interval and Dexamethasone Evaluation (PRIDE) Study.
Alice Brown, a mother of two from Oriel Drive in Aintree, needed a pacemaker after being diagnosed as having a complete heart block at Fazakerley hospital.
He concurred that an overlooked intermittent heart block could explain my problem and promptly requested a cardiologist to insert a pacemaker.
One approach that could be considered in your case involves a fairly simple procedure to create heart block with a catheter followed by pacemaker implantation.
Her mother survived a seizure in hospital, then a couple of weeks ago had another caused by a heart block, said Mrs Young.
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My report includes one hypertensive patient who had a complete heart block within hours after consuming his first diet cola.
Clonidine--may cause fatigue, bradycardia and/or heart block.
You may have developed a medical condition called a heart block, which is a type of arrhythmia.
Nor should it be used in patients with mania, severe liver and/or kidney impairment, heart block, cardiac arrhythmias, or after a myocardial infarction.
Thus far the only treatment for Lyme disease is oral penicillin, which usually prevents major complications; if meningitis or heart block occurs, penicillin is given intravenously in large doses.
CorVue[TM] is designed to minimize side effects such as dyspnea, flushing, heart block and chest pain.