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myogenic

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adjective myo·gen·ic \ˌmī-ə-ˈjen-ik\

Medical Definition of myogenic

  1. 1:  originating in muscle <myogenic pain>

  2. 2:  taking place or functioning in ordered rhythmic fashion because of inherent properties of cardiac muscle rather than by reason of specific neural stimuli <a myogenic heartbeat>—compare neurogenic 2b

myogenicity \-jə-ˈnis-ət-ē\play noun plural myogenicities


Variants of myogenic

also myogenous \mī-ˈäj-ə-nəs\play

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