anatricrotism

[ ăn′ə-trīkrə-tĭz′əm, -trĭkrə- ]

n.

A pulse anomaly manifested by a triple beat on the ascending limb of a sphygmographic tracing.

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an′a•tri•crotic (-trī-krŏtĭk) adj.
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