- the study of the heart and its functions in health and disease.
Origin of cardiology
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- the branch of medical science concerned with the heart and its diseases
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Word Origin and History for cardiology
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- The medical study of the structure, function, and disorders of the heart.
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- The branch of medicine that deals with diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the heart.
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