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[″ + Gr. systole, contraction] Premature contraction of the heart. It may occur in the presence or absence of organic heart disease. It may be of reflex origin or may be triggered by stimulants, e.g., caffeine, cocaine, or theophylline, hypoxia, psychological stress, electrolyte abnormalities, thyroid disorders, or myocardial infarction.
Venes, Donald, editor. "Extrasystole." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/731162/0/extrasystole.
Extrasystole. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/731162/0/extrasystole. Accessed November 13, 2019.
Extrasystole. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/731162/0/extrasystole
Extrasystole [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 November 13]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/731162/0/extrasystole.
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