As the name implies, multifocal atrial tachycardia has generally been thought to originate from multiple atrial foci, but because variable conduction of impulses from a single focus cannot be excluded, the mechanistically noncommittal term multiform atrial tachycardia has been suggested (4).
What does MAT stand for?
MAT stands for Multifocal Atrial Tachycardia (type of supra ventricular arrhythmia)
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Multifocal atrial tachycardia -- more common in the elderly, this condition happens when too many signals are sent from the upper heart to the lower heart.