fatty heart(redirected from adiposis cardiaca)
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Related to adiposis cardiaca: hackbut, onychoma
1. fatty degeneration of the myocardium;
2. accumulation of adipose tissue on the external surface of the heart with occasional infiltration of fat between the muscle bundles of the heart wall. Synonym(s): cor adiposum
fat·ty heart(fat'ē hahrt)
1. Fatty degeneration of the myocardium.