[ en-doh-mahy-oh-kahr-dahy-tis ]
/ ˌɛn doʊˌmaɪ oʊ kɑrˈdaɪ tɪs /

noun Pathology.

inflammation of the heart muscle and the inner lining of the heart.

Origin of endomyocarditis

First recorded in 1940–45; endo- + myocarditis
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Medicine definitions for endomyocarditis


[ ĕn′dō-mī′ō-kär-dītĭs ]


Inflammation of the endocardial and the myocardial membrane.
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