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endocardial

 [en″do-kahr´de-al]
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.

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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LVEF was calculated by assessment of the volumes of the endocardial contours in diastole and systole.
The endocardial pressure is a key parameter for assessing cardiac function and has important clinical implications for patients with heart failure.
Endocardial cushion defect in a patient with Crouzon syndrome carrying a mutation in the fibroblast growth factor receptor (FGFR)-2 gene.
The endocardial contours were traced in the apical 4- and 2-chamber images in the end-diastole and end-systole.
However, all four cardiac valves and the endocardial surfaces can be involved4.Valvular abnormalities are often clinically silent, without significant valvular dysfunction.
The electrical mesh has the characteristics of realistic heart compartment, which consists of endocardial, midmyocardial, and epicardial cells following the ten Tusscher et al.
surface of the tunica intima of the blood vessels and the endocardial
Pathophysiologically, J (Osborn) waves are thought to be caused by differences in action potential characteristics between the epicardial and endocardial layers of the heart.