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Medical Term:

inferior myocardial infarction


Definition: infarction in which the inferior or diaphragmatic wall of the heart is involved, producing indicative changes in leads II, III, and aVF in the electrocardiogram.

Synonym(s): diaphragmatic myocardial infarction

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