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The transplant surgeons had clipped some pieces of Astrea’s cardiac muscle.
In the heart, this causes cardiac muscle cells to contract with more force than necessary, for instance.
Weird, deadly electrical rhythms arose out of his dying cardiac muscles, like ripples on a stagnating pond, necessitating defibrillating shocks to reset his rhythm.
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