Another term for extrasystole.
- These included complex ventricular ectopic beats, ventricular tachycardia, ventricular fibrillation, asystole, and second- and third-degree atrioventricular block.
- Complications include deep phlebitis in the lower limbs, vasculitis, and ventricular ectopic beats during the procedure.
- The large majority of patients had ventricular ectopic beats on screening electrocardiograms.
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Syllabification: ec·top·ic beat
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