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Medical Term:

triaxial reference system


Definition: the figure resulting from rearranging the lines of derivation of the three standard limb leads of the electrocardiogram (as represented in the Einthoven triangle) so that, instead of forming the sides of an equilateral triangle, they bisect one another.

Synonym(s): Dieuaide diagram

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