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isoelectric period

 

Definition: an abnormal period occurring in the electrocardiogram between the end of the S wave and the beginning of the T wave during which electrical forces are acting in directions so as to neutralize each other so that there is no difference in potential under the electrodes.

Synonym(s): abnormal ST segment

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