endocardial fibroelastosis

n.

A congenital condition characterized by thickening of the inner lining of the left ventricle, thickening and malformation of the cardiac valves, and hypertrophy of the heart.

Nearby words

  1. endobiotic,
  2. endoblast,
  3. endobronchial tube,
  4. endocardial,
  5. endocardial cushion,
  6. endocarditis,
  7. endocardium,
  8. endocarp,
  9. endocarpoid,
  10. endocast


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