electrophrenic

adjective

elec·​tro·​phren·​ic i-ˌlek-trə-ˈfren-ik How to pronounce electrophrenic (audio)
: relating to or induced by electrical stimulation of the phrenic nerve
treatment of apnea by electrophrenic pacing of the sleeping patient

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“Electrophrenic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/electrophrenic. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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