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1. situated or occurring within the heart.
2. pertaining to the endocardium.
endocardial cushions elevations on the atrioventricular canal of the embryonic heart that later help form the interatrial septum.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
en·do·car·di·ac, endocardial (en'dō-kar'dē-ak, -dē-ăl),
1. Synonym(s): intracardiac
2. Relating to the endocardium.
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