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Atrial fibrillation

Introduction: Atrial fibrillation

Description of Atrial fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation (medical condition): Common heart arrythmia with rapid beating in upper chambers...more »

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Atrial fibrillation: fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Atrial fibrillation: Disorder of cardiac rhythm characterized by rapid, irregular atrial impulses and ineffective atrial contractions.
Source: Diseases Database

Atrial fibrillation: disorder of cardiac rhythm characterized by rapid, irregular atrial impulses and ineffective atrial contractions.
Source: CRISP

Atrial fibrillation: Disorder of cardiac rhythm characterized by rapid, irregular atrial impulses and ineffective atrial contractions.
Source: MeSH 2007

Atrial fibrillation: Related Topics

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Atrial fibrillation as a Disease

Atrial fibrillation (medical condition): See Atrial Fibrillation (disease information).
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Atrial fibrillation: Related Diseases

Atrial fibrillation: Atrial fibrillation is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Atrial fibrillation: Article Excerpts

Electrical signals in the atria are fired in a very fast and uncontrolled manner. Electrical... (Source: excerpt from NHLBI, Arrhythmia: NHLBI)

Electrical signals in the atria are fired in a very fast and uncontrolled manner. Electrical signals... (Source: excerpt from NHLBI, Arrhythmia: NHLBI)

More information on medical condition: Atrial Fibrillation:

Atrial fibrillation as a Symptom

Atrial fibrillation (symptom): A rhythm disturbance of the heart that results in irregular and...more »

Atrial fibrillation (symptom): Electrical signals in the atria are fired in a very fast and uncontrolled manner. Electrical signals arrive in the... (Source: excerpt from NHLBI, Arrhythmia: NHLBI)

Atrial fibrillation (symptom): See Atrial fibrillation (symptom information).

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Atrial fibrillation: Related Disease Topics

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Terms Similar to Atrial fibrillation:

Source: Diseases Database

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Atrial fibrillation

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Source - WordNet 2.1

The term Atrial fibrillation can be used for:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Atrial fibrillation

The following list attempts to classify Atrial fibrillation into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • fibrillation
  • twitch,twitching,vellication
  • cramp,muscle spasm,spasm
  • symptom
  • evidence,grounds
  • information
  • cognition,knowledge,noesis
  • psychological feature

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

Disease Ontology - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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