Morgagni-Adams-Stokes syndrome


Morgagni-Adams-Stokes syndrome
Adams-Stokes s.

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  • Morgagni-Adams-Stokes syndrome — Mor·ga·gni Ad·ams Stokes syndrome (mor gahґnye adґəmz stōksґ) [G.B. Morgagni; Robert Adams, Irish physician, 1791–1875; William Stokes, Irish physician, 1804–1878] Adams Stokes syndrome; see under syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • Adams-Stokes syndrome — n STOKES ADAMS SYNDROME * * * see Stokes Adams syndrome * * * episodic cardiac arrest and syncope due to failure of normal and escape pacemakers, with or without ventricular fibrillation; it is the principal clinical manifestation of severe heart …   Medical dictionary

  • Morgagni-Adams-Stokes-Anfall — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 I45.9 Kardiale Erregungsleitungsstörung, nicht näher bezeichnet …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Morgagni-Adams-Stokes-Syndrom — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 I45.9 Kardiale Erregungsleitungsstörung, nicht näher bezeichnet …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Adams-Stokes disease — Sudden collapse into unconsciousness due to a disorder of heart rhythm in which there is a slow or absent pulse resulting in syncope (fainting) with or without convulsions. In this condition, the normal heartbeat passing from the upper chambers… …   Medical dictionary

  • Adams-Stokes-Anfall — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 I45.9 Kardiale Erregungsleitungsstörung, nicht näher bezeichnet …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Adams-Stokes-Krankheit — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 I45.9 Kardiale Erregungsleitungsstörung, nicht näher bezeichnet …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Adams-Stokes-Syndrom — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 I45.9 Kardiale Erregungsleitungsstörung, nicht näher bezeichnet …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Stokes-Adams syndrome — Stokes Ad·ams syndrome .stōks ad əmz n fainting and convulsions induced by complete heart block with a pulse rate of 40 beats per minute or less called also Adams Stokes attack, Adams Stokes disease, Adams Stokes syndrome, Stokes Ad …   Medical dictionary

  • syndrome — The aggregate of symptoms and signs associated with any morbid process, and constituting together the picture of the disease. SEE ALSO: disease. [G. s., a running together, tumultuous concourse; (in med.) a concurrence of symptoms, fr. syn,… …   Medical dictionary