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precordium

 [pre-kor´de-um] (pl. precor´dia) (L.)
the region over the heart and lower thorax; adj., adj precor´dial.
Precordial points of the heart. From Lammon et al., 1995.
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pre·cor·di·um

(prē-kōr'dē-ŭm),
Singular of precordia.
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pre·cor·di·um

(prē-kōr'dē-ŭm)
Singular of precordia.
Synonym(s): praecordium.
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