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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Neonates with evidence of first-, second-, or third-degree heart block should be referred to a pediatric cardiologist for careful monitoring and management.
KEYWORD: Sinus of Valsalva, Aortic aneurysm, Heart block, Echocardiography.
Prevalence and Current Understanding for Autoantibody-mediated Congenital Heart Block
In these patients, situation of sutures might be difficult bringing about contortion of the tricuspid valve resulting in tricuspid regurgitation (TR), remaining VSD and heart block.
Healthcare company Nexus Pharmaceuticals reported on Thursday the receipt of approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Isoproterenol Hydrochloride Injection for mild or transient episodes of heart block.
Her ECG showed a complete 3rd degree heart block (Figure).
6) reported a series of four patients with fetal heart block, structural heart defects, and negative maternal antibodies (anti-Ro or anti-La antibodies).
The cardiac glycosides in Nerium oleander have vagotonic effects, resulting in bradycardia and heart block.
Despite treatment with high-dose glucocorticoids, she developed intraventricular conduction delay within 24 hours, followed by complete heart block.
Liam, along with parents John and Sharon, were rushed to the Children's Heart Unit where the newborn was found to be suffering from a congenital heart defect and congenital heart block.
Liam was born on August 18, 1993, with a congenital heart defect and congenital heart block.
Varying degree of conduction abnormalities ranging from transient first degree atrio-ventricular block to higher degree atrio-ventricular block including complete heart block has been noted.
And Mother's anti Ro antibody were negative ruling out maternal SLE causing congenital heart block.
The highest tested concentration (100 [micro]M BPA) produced complete heart block.
The 41-year-old had her device fitted in 2011 after being diagnosed with heart block, which causes the heart to beat too slowly.