cardiodynamics car·di·o·dy·nam·ics (kär’dē-ō-dī-nām’ĭks)
The mechanics of the heart’s action in pumping blood.
pain in the heart region. cardiodynia car·di·o·dyn·i·a (kär’dē-ō-dĭn’ē-ə) n. Localized pain in the region of the heart.
cardioesophageal cardioesophageal car·di·o·e·soph·a·ge·al (kär’dē-ō-ĭ-sŏf’ə-jē’əl) adj. Relating to the junction of the esophagus and the cardiac part of the stomach.
originating in the heart. Pathology. caused by a disorder of the heart. cardiogenic car·di·o·gen·ic (kär’dē-ō-jěn’ĭk) adj. Having origin in the heart. Resulting from a disease or disorder of the heart.
a type of shock caused by decreased cardiac output despite adequate blood volume, owing to a disease of the heart itself, as myocardial infarction, or any other factor that interferes with the filling or emptying of the heart. cardiogenic shock n. Shock resulting from a decline in cardiac output that occurs as a result of […]