cardiac arrhythmia

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cardiac arrhythmia

[¦kärd·ē‚ak ā′rith·mē·ə]
(medicine)
Any disturbance or irregularity of the heartbeat.
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Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndrome (Sads) is a disorder in the electrical system of the heart which can go undetected in children and adults.
Swanseabased solicitor Tim Jones, representing Aynsley's uncle Stephen Harris who was at the holiday complex in Toscolano, suggested that the girl may have suffered sudden arrhythmia death syndrome (Sads).
The Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndromes (SADS) Foundation announces its winners for the 6th Annual Courts K.