hemicardia


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hemicardia

 [hem″e-kahr´de-ah]
the presence of only one side of a four-chambered heart.

hem·i·car·di·a

(hem'ē-kar'dē-ă),
1. Either lateral half, including atrium and ventricle, of the heart.
2. A congenital malformation of the heart in which only two of the usual four chambers are formed.
[hemi- + G. kardia, heart]

hemicardia

/hemi·car·dia/ (hem″e-kahr´de-ah)
1. a congenital anomaly characterized by the presence of only one side of a four-chambered heart.
2. either lateral half of a normal heart.

hem·i·car·di·a

(hem'ē-kahr'dē-ă)
1. Either lateral half, including atrium and ventricle, of the heart.
2. A congenital malformation of the heart in which only two of the usual four chambers are formed.
[hemi- + G. kardia, heart]

hemicardia

the presence of only one side of a four-chambered heart.
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