microcardia

microcardia

 [mi″kro-kahr´de-ah]
abnormal smallness of the heart.
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mi·cro·car·di·a

(mī'krō-kar'dē-ă),
Abnormal smallness of the heart.
[micro- + G. kardia, heart]
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mi·cro·car·di·a

(mī'krō-kahr'dē-ă)
Abnormal smallness of the heart.
[micro- + G. kardia, heart]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Histological defects included dilation and absence of ventricles, underdeveloped cerebellum, microcardia, necrosis in atrium, underdeveloped ventricles, hydropericardium and necrosis of the liver.
All dose groups showed anomalies like hypo pericardium, necrosis in accessory lobe of lung, underdeveloped middle lobe of lung, microcardia and necrosis in atrium (Figs.
Sections through the cardiac region showed the abnormalities microcardia, necrosis in atrium, underdeveloped ventricles, hydroparicardium and lung abnormalities including underdeveloped lobes of lungs.
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Microcardia e diminuicao do calibre da arteria pulmonar e veia cava caudal decorrentes da hipovolemia podem ser observados, alem da presenca de megaesofago.
Lungs defects included necrosis and underdeveloped lungs lobes while heart anomalies included microcardia, hypopericardium and necrosis in atrium and ventricles.
Fetuses of dose group 12.5 ug/g B.W showed small portion of middle lobe is missing, necrosis in accessory lobe of left lung, atrium is undeveloped and microcardia (Fig.