Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

constrictive pericarditis

(kən-strĭktĭv)
n.
  1. Tuberculous or other infection of the pericardium, with thickening of the membrane and constriction of the cardiac chambers.
Show More
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.