medical Definition of arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia
- Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia is a rare condition, but it does contribute to the number of sudden deaths in young people, especially when they are engaged in athletic activity.
- —Paul Donohue, The Sun-Sentinel (Fort Lauderdale, Florida), 16 July 2006
- The natural history of arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia is highly variable and … many patients have mild, asymptomatic disease that may progress over a period of several decades.
- —Hugh Calkins, The New England Journal of Medicine, 21 Sept. 2000