polysystole

polysystole

(pol?e-sis'to-le) [ poly- + systole]
In labor and delivery, the presence of 6 or more uterine contractions during a 10-minute period. Synonym: hypertonic uterine dysfunction

uterine polysystole

Polysystole.
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That's probably the reason for the reports of uterine hyper-stimulation that we sometimes see in the literature, which probably have to do with polysystole and not hypertonus," he said.
That's probably the reason for the reports of uterine hyperstimulation that we sometimes see in the literature, which probably have to do with polysystole and not hypertonus," he continued.