junctional tachycardia

noun

Medical Definition of junctional tachycardia

: tachycardia associated with the generation of impulses in a locus in the region of the atrioventricular node

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“Junctional tachycardia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/junctional%20tachycardia. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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