unconsciousness accompanying atrioventricular heart block, sometimes characterized by weakness, irregular pulse, and intermittent convulsive or nonconvulsive seizures.
- Also called Stokes-Adams disease, Adams-Stokes syndrome [ad-uhmz-stohks], /ˈæd əmzˈstoʊks/, Adams-Stokes disease .
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How to use Stokes-Adams syndrome in a sentence
It should never be given to patients with very slow pulses, the subjects of Stokes-Adams syndrome.Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension: | Louis Marshall Warfield