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Disease Adams-Stokes Syndrome

Name Adams-Stokes Syndrome
Synonyms Adams Stokes Syndrome | Adam Stokes Attacks | Adam-Stokes Attacks | Attacks, Adam-Stokes | Attacks, Stokes-Adams | Stokes Adams Attacks | Stokes-Adams Attacks | Stokes Adams Syndrome | Stokes-Adams Syndrome | Syndrome, Adams-Stokes | Syndrome, Stokes-Adams
Definition A condition of fainting spells caused by heart block, often an atrioventricular block, that leads to BRADYCARDIA and drop in CARDIAC OUTPUT. When the cardiac output becomes too low, the patient faints (SYNCOPE). In some cases, the syncope attacks are transient and in others cases repetitive and persistent.
Categories Cardiovascular disease | Pathology (process)
MeSH® ID D000219

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1. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Arrhythmias, Cardiac Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Block Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Adams-Stokes Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathologic Processes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Arrhythmias, Cardiac Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Block Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Adams-Stokes Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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