ectocardia


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ectocardia

 [ek″to-kahr´de-ah]
congenital displacement of the heart; exocardia.
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ec·to·car·di·a

(ek'tō-kar'dē-ă),
Congenital displacement of the heart.
Synonym(s): exocardia
[ecto- + G. kardia, heart]
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ec·to·car·di·a

(ek'tō-kahr'dē-ă)
Congenital displacement of the heart.
Synonym(s): exocardia.
[ecto- + G. kardia, heart]
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ectocardia

A developmental malpositioning of the heart, especially when exteriorized.
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