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Key Event Title
Occurrence, cardiac arrthymia
Key Event Components
Key Event Overview
AOPs Including This Key Event
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Key Event Description
An arrhythmia is an abnormal heart rhythm. Severe or long-lasting arrhymthias result in an inability of the heart to pump blood to the body.
How It Is Measured or Detected
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