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Atrioventricular block
Classification and external resources
ICD-10 I44.0-I44.3
ICD-9 426.0-426.1
eMedicine med/189
MeSH D006327

An atrioventricular block (or AV block) involves the impairment of the conduction between the atria and ventricles of the heart. Strong vagal stimulation may produce AV block. The cholinergic receptor types affected are the muscarinic receptors.

There are three types:


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