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She’ll also consult with a therapist familiar with postural tachycardia syndrome, a condition that causes her heart to race when she stands up.

I afterwards had periodical attacks of intermittence but never any tachycardia, at least none that lasted more than a few seconds.

But, as I rose, I suddenly felt acute pain along the sternum; at the same time began a strong crisis of tachycardia.

In tachycardia there is an irritation of the accelerator nerves to the heart, in brachycardia of the inhibitory nerves.

Bradycardia or abnormal slowness of the heart-beat, is the converse of tachycardia.

In the condition known as paroxysmal tachycardia there appears to be no adequate explanation for its onset.


On this page you'll find 28 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to tachycardia, such as: asystole, cardiac infarction, cardiopulmonary arrest, congestive heart failure, coronary infarction, and coronary thrombosis.

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