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esophageal electrode, esophageal pill electrode
1. A electrode placed in the esophagus to obtain electrocardiographic records from this region or used for electrical pacemaking.
2. A pill electrode that lodges in the esophagus at the level of the atrium to obtain electrograms and to deliver pacing stimuli.
This entry is located in the following units: -al; -ial, -eal (page 16) electro-, electr-, electri- (page 91) eso-, es-, eis- (page 1)