abdominocardiac reflex

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /æbˌdɑm.ɪ.noʊˈkɑɹ.di.æk ˈɹi.flɛks/

Noun[edit]

abdominocardiac reflex (plural abdominocardiac reflexes)

  1. (medicine) A fluctuation in heart rhythm, associated with mechanical stimulus of the the abdominal organs.

References[edit]

  • 1993 [1940], Thomas, Clayton L. editor, Taber's Encyclopedic Medical Dictionary, edition 5th, Philadelphia, PA: F. A. Davis Company, ISBN 0-8036-8313-8, page 1: