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Premature Ventricular Complex Trigeminy ECG Interpretation with Sample Strip


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Premature Ventricular Complex Trigeminy Rhythm Strip Features

Rate: The underlying rate
Rhythm: Irregular
P Wave: Absent
PR Interval: Not measurable
QRS: Wide (> 0.10 sec), bizarre appearance

Premature ventricular contraction trigeminy are extra, abnormal heartbeats that originate in the Purkinje fibers of the ventricles. The PVC occurs with every third heart beat. Patients may feel a PVC as a skipped beat or palpitation. Single beat premature ventricular contractions are very common and can often be asymptomatic in healthy patients.
External Source: http://www.cnn.com/HEALTH/library/premature-ventricular-contractions/DS00949.html
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? v:3 | onAr:0 | onPs:2 | tLb:3 | pv:1
uStat: False | db:0 | cc: US | tar: False | pu:False | #upl:0 | em: | disable: False



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