cardiogenesis


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

cardiogenesis

 [kahr″de-o-jen´ĕ-sis]
development of the heart in the embryo.

car·di·o·gen·e·sis

(kar'dē-ō-gen'ĕ-sis),
Formation of the heart in the embryo.
[cardio + G. genesis, origin]

cardiogenesis

/car·dio·gen·e·sis/ (-jen´ĕ-sis) the development of the heart in the embryo.

cardiogenesis

development of the heart in the embryo.

Patient discussion about cardiogenesis

Q. I developed an AV Fistula after a heart catherization procedure. I am bleeding through the tissues in left arm I am on coumadin, but currently have a lower than usual INR. Corrective surgery was scheduled for yesterday, but had to be delayed. I am concerned that I have a large amount of blood (dark red) bleeding though the tissues right under the skin in my left arm. Should I seek immediate medical attention? The bleeding is over approximately a 3 and 1/2" area on my left arm. Came about in a period of a few minutes.

A. well, you are on blood thinners. i wouldn't take the chance. i mean- i'm not sure i follow what is happening over there. it could be a severe problem or nothing. i would let a doctor check it out. the worse thing that could happen is you wasting a day at the hospital, on the other end of that scenario- you can end up dead. i would go with the first one.

More discussions about cardiogenesis
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Srivastava, "Serum response factor regulates a muscle-specific microRNA that targets Hand2 during cardiogenesis," Nature, vol.
He then did an anatomic pathology residency at the University of Chicago, Illinois, followed by a postdoctoral fellowship studying cardiogenesis during mouse embryogenesis.
Keywords: Malposition, Corrected malposition of great arteries, Conotruncal rotation, Anatomically corrected malpositions, Cardiogenesis of malpositions.
Initial discovery led to the identification of hundreds of proteins involved in cardiogenesis, or the heart development process.
Role of the 2 zebrafish survivin genes in vasculo-angiogenesis, neurogenesis, cardiogenesis and hematopoiesis.
Studies, using gene-targeting approach of specific retinoid receptors in mice, had provided direct evidence that retinoids are required for normal cardiogenesis (Dyson et al.
CryoLife also announced it has successfully completed its acquisition of Cardiogenesis Corporation, Irvine, CA.
The NKX2-5 is a cardiac specific transcription factor, which initiates and regulates downstream transcriptional cascades of cardiogenesis.
CRY), an implantable biological medical device and cardiovascular tissue processing company, said it has completed its acquisition of Cardiogenesis Corporation.
US CRYOLIFE FINALISES TENDER OFFER FOR CARDIOGENESIS
Before that he was executive vice president and president of European Operations at CardioGenesis Corporation.