Definitions

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  • n. The condition such that an organ or other body part has an abnormal position.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as ectopia.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as ectopia.

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Examples

  • Prophetic, but my iron overload did not get a dx until 2005, with ectopy, diabetes, mild restrictive cardiomyopathy, and 14 cardiac stents.

    A belated Merry Christmas! | The Blog of Michael R. Eades, M.D.

  • (He mainly takes his to suppress ectopy -- that is to say, he gets palpitations and the metoprolol smooths them out.)

    the underwear drawer

  • The PD2i ™ nonlinear algorithm value was calculated on both unedited (raw) and on manually verified, noise-and ectopy-free (clean) EKG sections.

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  • Results: Animals given methamphetamine demonstrated signs of methamphetamine toxicity with tachycardia, hypertension, and atrial and ventricular ectopy in the 30-minute period immediately after administration of the drug.

    Medgadget

  • One of the smaller animals had frequent episodes of ventricular ectopy after two exposures, including runs of delayed onset, nonsustained six - to eight-beat unifocal and multifocal ventricular tachycardia that spontaneously resolved.

    Medgadget

  • This animal had significant ectopy prior to the exposures as well.

    Medgadget

  • This animal had significant ventricular ectopy after the methamphetamine administration and prior to the exposures as well.

    ScienceBlogs Channel : Life Science

  • All animals given methamphetamine demonstrated signs of methamphetamine toxicity with tachycardia, hypertension, and atrial and ventricular ectopy ...

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  • One of the smaller animals had frequent episodes of ventricular ectopy after two ECD exposures, including runs of delayed-onset (2-5 minutes after the exposure), nonsustained, six - to eight-beat unifocal and multifocal ventricular tachycardias that spontaneously resolved.

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  • Ventricular ectopy leading to ventricular tachycardia (VT), which, in turn, can degenerate into ventricular fibrillation, is one of the common mechanisms for sudden cardiac death.

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