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cardiac ballet

Pronunciation: kar′dē-ak bal-ā′

Definition: Short runs of cardiac dysrhythmia consisting of uniform sequences of repetitive multiform extrasystoles; so called from its undulating appearance.

See Also: torsade de pointes

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