myogenic

adjective
myo·​gen·​ic | \-ˈje-nik \

Definition of myogenic 

: taking place or functioning in ordered rhythmic fashion because of the inherent properties of cardiac muscle rather than specific neural stimuli a myogenic heartbeat

First Known Use of myogenic

1904, in the meaning defined above

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myogenic

adjective
myo·​gen·​ic | \ˌmī-ə-ˈjen-ik \
variants: also myogenous \mī-​ˈäj-​ə-​nəs \

Medical Definition of myogenic 

1 : originating in muscle myogenic pain

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 sense 2b

Other Words from myogenic

myogenicity \-​jə-​ˈnis-​ət-​ē \ noun plural -ties

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