Translation of syncope in Spanish:

syncope

síncopa, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈsɪŋkəpi//ˈsɪŋkəpi/

noun

  • 1

    Linguistics
    síncopa feminine
    • The traditional spellings of English place names such as Worcester and Gloucester bear evidence of syncope.
    • My thesis is that the shortening was caused by syncope.
    • At the same time, syncope is common in words like fam'ly, fed'ral, happ'ning.
  • 2

    Medicine
    síncope masculine
    • Decreased cerebral perfusion may cause impaired consciousness and syncope.
    • In patients without focal neurologic symptoms and signs, syncope from cerebrovascular disease is extremely rare.
    • Cardiac arrhythmias or syncope clearly associated with a fall should be treated with antiarrhythmics or a pacemaker in consultation with a cardiologist.
    • Patients usually have no symptoms, but if the pause is prolonged, they may have light-headedness, palpitations, syncope, and falls.
    • Chest radiographs were available for 364 of 401 patients who presented with syncope or hypotension.