cardiolith car·di·o·lith (kär’dē-ə-lĭth’)
A concretion in the heart, or an area of calcareous degeneration in its walls or valves.
the study of the heart and its functions in health and disease. Contemporary Examples She was transported to the cardiology Centre in Frankfurt, where she escaped through an open bathroom window. Mother of Los Angeles’ Alleged Arsonist Had a Wild Life Christine Pelisek January 13, 2012 Journal of the American College of cardiology, 46(6):986-93. Can […]
the study of the heart and its functions in health and disease. noun the branch of medical science concerned with the heart and its diseases n. 1847, from cardio- + -logy. Cardiologist attested from 1885. cardiology car·di·ol·o·gy (kär’dē-ŏl’ə-jē) n. The medical study of the structure, function, and disorders of the heart. cardiology (kär’dē-ŏl’ə-jē) The branch […]
the study of the heart and its functions in health and disease. Contemporary Examples Even her 46-year marriage to Dr. Leonard Gordon, a cardiologist, turned out to be a sham. Rita Moreno, SAG Life Achievement Award Winner, Talks Brando, Elvis And West Side Story Sandra McElwaine January 14, 2014 Natterson-Horowitz is a cardiologist at the […]
cardiolysis cardiolysis car·di·ol·y·sis (kär’dē-ŏl’ĭ-sĭs) n. Surgery to break up adhesions in chronic mediastinopericarditis.