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fibrous induration of the heart.
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cardiosclerosisFibrous induration of the heart. It is likely that the original cases described as cardiosclerosis were in fact a gallimaufry of different entities, including endocardial fibroelastosis, endomyocardial fibrosis and Loeffler's endocarditis.
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