microshock

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microshock

 [mi´kro-shok″]
a small electric shock resulting from current that has passed directly into the cardiac tissue from an electrode in contact with it; in this situation extremely small amounts of current may produce fibrillation.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.