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Stokes-Adams syndrome

[stohks-ad-uh mz]
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noun Medicine/Medical.
  1. unconsciousness accompanying atrioventricular heart block, sometimes characterized by weakness, irregular pulse, and intermittent convulsive or nonconvulsive seizures.
Also Stokes-Adams disease, Adams-Stokes syndrome, Adams-Stokes disease.

Origin of Stokes-Adams syndrome

named after W. Stokes (1804–78), and R. Adams (1791–1875), Irish physicians
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Stokes-Adams syndrome

n.
  1. Adams-Stokes syndrome