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Disease Accelerated Idioventricular Rhythm

Name Accelerated Idioventricular Rhythm
Synonyms Accelerated Idioventricular Rhythms | AIVR | Idioventricular Rhythm, Accelerated | Idioventricular Rhythms, Accelerated | Slow Ventricular Tachycardia | Slow Ventricular Tachycardias | Ventricular Tachycardia, Slow | Ventricular Tachycardias, Slow
Definition A type of automatic, not reentrant, ectopic ventricular rhythm with episodes lasting from a few seconds to a minute which usually occurs in patients with acute myocardial infarction or with DIGITALIS toxicity. The ventricular rate is faster than normal but slower than tachycardia, with an upper limit of 100 -120 beats per minute. Suppressive therapy is rarely necessary.
Categories Cardiovascular disease | Pathology (process)
MeSH® ID D016170

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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 Tachycardia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Tachycardia, Ventricular Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Accelerated Idioventricular Rhythm 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 Tachycardia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Tachycardia, Ventricular Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Accelerated Idioventricular Rhythm Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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