sinoatrial
adjective Etymology: New Latin sinus + atrium Date: 1913 of, involving, or being the sinus node <
sinoatrial block
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  • sinoatrial — Véase sinoauricular. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • sinoatrial — si·no·a·tri·al (sī nō āʹtrē əl) adj. Of or relating to the sinoatrial node: a sinoatrial heart block.   [sinus + atrial.] * * * …   Universalium

  • sinoatrial — SYN: sinuatrial. * * * si·no·atri·al .sī nō ā trē əl also si·nu·atri·al .sī n(y)ü adj of, involving, or being the sinoatrial node <sinoatrial block> * * * si·no·atri·al (si″no aґtre əl) pertaining to the sinus venosus (sinus of… …   Medical dictionary

  • sinoatrial — adjective Relating to the venous sinus and the right atrium of the heart …   Wiktionary

  • sinoatrial — adj. pertaining to the sinus venosus and the right atrium of the heart (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sinoatrial — si·no·atrial …   English syllables

  • sinoatrial — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sinoatrial arrest — or sinus arrest is a medical condition wherin the sinoatrial node of the heart transiently ceases to generate the electrical impulses that normally stimulate the myocardial tissues to contract and thus the heart to beat. Since the heart contains… …   Wikipedia

  • sinoatrial block — sinoatrial exit block a disturbance in which the atrial response is delayed or omitted because of partial or complete interference with the propagation of impulses from the sinoatrial node to the atria …   Medical dictionary

  • sinoatrial node — [sī΄nōô rik′yə lərsī΄nō ā′trē əl] n. PACEMAKER (sense 2a): sometimes called sinoauricular node [sī΄nōô rik′yə lər] …   English World dictionary

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