Origin of cardiogenic

First recorded in 1920–25; cardio- + -genic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

cardiogenic in Medicine


  1. Having origin in the heart.
  2. Resulting from a disease or disorder of the heart.
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