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Meaning of "vasovagal syncope" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF VASOVAGAL SYNCOPE

vasovagal syncope  [ˌveɪzəʊˈveɪɡəl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF VASOVAGAL SYNCOPE

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Vasovagal syncope is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES VASOVAGAL SYNCOPE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Vasovagal response

A vasovagal episode or vasovagal response or vasovagal attack is a malaise mediated by the vagus nerve. When it leads to syncope or "fainting", it is called a vasovagal syncope, which is the most common type of fainting. Vasovagal syncope more commonly affects young adults. There are different syncope syndromes which all fall under the umbrella of vasovagal syncope. The common element among these conditions is the central mechanism leading to loss of consciousness. The differences among them are in the factors that trigger this mechanism.

Definition of vasovagal syncope in the English dictionary

The definition of vasovagal syncope in the dictionary is a faint brought on by excessive activity of the vagus nerve, causing the heart to slow and the blood pressure to fall. It can be caused by fear, choking, or stomach cramps and has no lasting effects.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH VASOVAGAL SYNCOPE


bagel
ˈbeɪɡəl
beigel
ˈbeɪɡəl
Brueghel
ˈbrɔɪɡəl
finagle
fɪˈneɪɡəl
giggle
ˈɡɪɡəl
Hegel
ˈheɪɡəl
jiggle
ˈdʒɪɡəl
madrigal
ˈmædrɪɡəl
niggle
ˈnɪɡəl
paigle
ˈpeɪɡəl
plagal
ˈpleɪɡəl
prodigal
ˈprɒdɪɡəl
squiggle
ˈskwɪɡəl
taigle
ˈteɪɡəl
tragal
ˈtreɪɡəl
vagal
ˈveɪɡəl
vasovagal
ˌveɪzəʊˈveɪɡəl
wallydraigle
ˈwɒlɪˌdreɪɡəl
wiggle
ˈwɪɡəl
wriggle
ˈrɪɡəl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE VASOVAGAL SYNCOPE

vasoactivity
vasoconstriction
vasoconstrictive
vasoconstrictor
vasodilatation
vasodilatatory
vasodilation
vasodilator
vasodilatory
vasoinhibitor
vasoinhibitory
vasomotor
vasopressin
vasopressor
vasospasm
vasospastic
vasotocin
vasotomy
vasovagal
vassal

WORDS THAT END LIKE VASOVAGAL SYNCOPE

confocal microscope
cope
electron microscope
endoscope
gyroscope
horoscope
Hubble space telescope
kaleidoscope
microscope
ophthalmoscope
oscilloscope
otoscope
radio telescope
scanning electron microscope
scope
stereoscope
stethoscope
syncope
telescope
uncope

Synonyms and antonyms of vasovagal syncope in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «vasovagal syncope» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF VASOVAGAL SYNCOPE

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Translator English - Chinese

血管迷走性晕厥
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

síncope vasovagal
570 millions of speakers

English

vasovagal syncope
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

vasovagal बेहोशी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

إغماء وعائي مبهمي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

вазовагальный обмороки
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

síncope vasovagal
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ভাসোভ্যাগাল সিঙ্কোপে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

syncope vaso-vagale
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Vasovagal syncope
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

vasovagale Synkope
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

血管迷走神経性失神
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

혈관 미주 신경성 실신
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Syncope vasovagal
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ngất vasovagal
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வாசுவாகல் மயக்கம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

व्हास्कोगल सिंकोक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Vazovagal senkop
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sincope vasovagale
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

omdlenie wazowagalne
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

вазовагальний непритомність
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

sincopă vaso-vagală
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αγγειοπνευμονογαστρική συγκοπή
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

vasovagal syncope
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

vasovagal synkope
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

vasovagal synkope
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of vasovagal syncope

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «VASOVAGAL SYNCOPE»

The term «vasovagal syncope» is normally little used and occupies the 118.594 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «VASOVAGAL SYNCOPE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about vasovagal syncope

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «VASOVAGAL SYNCOPE»

Discover the use of vasovagal syncope in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to vasovagal syncope and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Physical Manoeuvres to Prevent Vasovagal Syncope and Initial ...
Vasovagal syncope ("the common faint") and near syncope from initial orthostatic hypotension are huge medical problems given the number of patients and their impact on quality of life.
Paul Krediet, 2007
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THE VASOVAGAL SYNCOPE VAMPIRE
Imagine a threat of eternal starvation That is the road to redemption and salvation. This is the path Diego must walk to find redemption for himself and first slayer of man.
J.E. SERRANO, 2013
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Syncope: Mechanisms and Management
Temporary dual chamber pacing during tilt table testing for vasovagal syncope: predictor of therapeutic success (Abstract). PacingClin Electrophysiol 1991;14: 734. 178 Samoil D, Grubb BP, Brewster P, et al. Comparison of single and dual ...
Blair P. Grubb, MD, Brian Olshansky, 2008
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Internal Medicine Essentials for Clerkship Students 2
Vasovagal syncope occurs as the result of sudden vasodilatation and bradycardia resulting in hypotension and cerebral hypoperfusion and is the most common cause of neurocardiogenic syncope. Vasovagal syncope precipitated by a ...
Patrick Craig Alguire, 2009
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Syncope: An Evidence-Based Approach
Vasovagal syncope is characterized by its triggers and by autonomic activation before (and sometimes after) attacks.1,2,11–14 11.3.1.1 Triggers There are two main triggers for vasovagal syncope: (1) central and (2) peripheral. Among the ...
Michele Brignole, David G. Benditt, 2011
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Syncope and Transient Loss of Consciousness: ...
Effects of paroxetine hydrochloride, a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor, on refractory vasovagal syncope: a randomised, double blind placebo-controlled study. JAm Coll Cardiol 1999;33:1227–30. Connolly SJ, Sheldon R, Roberts RS,  ...
David G. Benditt, Michele Brignole, Antonio Raviele, 2008
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The Cleveland Clinic Cardiology Board Review
Although the most common etiology of all syncope from all causes and in all groups is probably benign vasovagal syncope, a syncopal event in a patient with significant coronary disease, prior myocar- dial infarction (Ml), severe left ventricular ...
Brian P. Griffin, Curtis M. Rimmerman, Eric J. Topol, 2006
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MKSAP for Students 3: Medical Knowledge Self-assessment Program
In this case, the most likely cause is vasovagal syncope related to enhanced vagal tone as a result of both the back injury and micturition. In this patient, the history, normal findings on physical examination, and normal electrocardiogram are ...
Patrick Craig Alguire, 2005
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Emerging Pathologies in Cardiology: Proceedings of the ...
The book aims to give the most up-to-date information about the epidemiology, the pathophysiology, the diagnosis and the new treatments of the Emerging Pathologies in Cardiology.
M.M. Gulizia, 2006
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Management of Cardiac Arrhythmias
(2002) Management of vasovagal syncope: controlling or aborting faints by leg crossing and muscle tensing. Circulation 106:1684—9 Brignole M, Croci F, Menozzi C et al (2002) Isometric arm counter-pressure maneuvers to abort impending ...
Gan-Xin Yan, Peter R. Kowey, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «VASOVAGAL SYNCOPE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term vasovagal syncope is used in the context of the following news items.
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Health Watch: Fainting Spells
This week we hear about fainting spells from Doctor Nancy Babbitt of Creekside Medical ... The three main types are Vasovagal Syncope, Orthostatic or Postural ... «KEVN Black Hills Fox, Jun 15»
2
Consensus statement collects recommendations on three disorders …
If a clinician is uncertain about a diagnosis of vasovagal syncope, tilt-table testing can be useful, but is not recommended for predicting responses to therapies, ... «Healio, May 15»
3
Why did Bafetimbi Gomis collapse?
Gomis's collapse was due to a vasovagal syncope, whereby a trigger causes a sudden drop in heart rate and blood pressure. That leads to reduced blood flow ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Mar 15»
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8000 People Gather on National Mall to Raise $1.9M for Heart …
At the age of 21, I was diagnosed with a benign neurocardiogenic disorder called vasovagal syncope. This disorder causes my blood pressure to drop and heart ... «Huffington Post, Nov 14»
5
So You're Getting a Pacemaker
He was immediately scheduled for pacemaker implantation for his condition, called vasovagal syncope. “Obviously, at first I was pretty frightened,” he says. «U.S. News & World Report, Sep 14»
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'My mum won't wake up': Brave five-year-old calls for an ambulance …
His mother had been diagnosed with Vasovagal Syncope in May last year after spending four days in intensive care. The condition means she can pass out with ... «Daily Mail, Jun 14»
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Migraine Headaches: What You Need to Know
"About my sophomore year in high school I started having syncope with my ... She experiences Vasovagal Syncope, her blood pressure drops drastically and ... «KBTX, Apr 14»
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Ivabradine (Corlanor) for Inappropriate Sinus Tachycardia - IST
Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS) and vasovagal syncope are two other dysautonomia syndromes in which sinus node tachycardia often plays a ... «About - News & Issues, Mar 14»
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Syncope in Children: Can You Skip the Cardiology Referral?
To improve care for children with syncope, specifically with an eye toward reducing testing for those with probable vasovagal syncope, Tretter and Kavey studied ... «Medscape, Feb 14»
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Medicines may be linked to dad's fainting episodes
“Syncope” is an example of a Latin word from a Greek root, meaning to “cut off. ... The stiffness noted twice in your father can be part of vasovagal syncope. «STLtoday.com, Jan 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Vasovagal syncope [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/vasovagal-syncope>. Jun 2020 ».
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