S-T interval

January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2078
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A definition of the term "S-T interval" is presented. It refers to the interval in an electrocardiogram which represents the ventricular repolarization. An elevation of the S-T segment can be witnessed in several disorders including myocardial infarction, Prinzmetal's angina, and ventricular aneurysms.


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