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car·di·ac

 (kär′dē-ăk′)
adj.
1. Of, near, or relating to the heart: cardiac arteries. See Usage Note at coronary.
2. Of or relating to the cardia.
n.
A person with a heart disorder.

[Middle English, from Latin cardiacus, from Greek kardiakos, from kardiā, heart; see kerd- in Indo-European roots.]
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cardiac

(ˈkɑːdɪˌæk)
adj
1. (Anatomy) of or relating to the heart
2. (Anatomy) of or relating to the portion of the stomach connected to the oesophagus
n
3. (Medicine) a person with a heart disorder
4. (Pharmacology) obsolete a drug that stimulates the heart muscle
[C17: from Latin cardiacus, from Greek, from kardia heart]
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car•di•ac

(ˈkɑr diˌæk)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to the heart: cardiac disease.
2. of or pertaining to the esophageal portion of the stomach.
n.
3. a person suffering from heart disease.
[1400–50; late Middle English (< Middle French cardiaque) < Latin cardiacus < Greek kardiakós <kardí(a) heart]
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car·di·ac

(kär′dē-ăk′)
Relating to the heart: a cardiac disorder.
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cardiac

Relating to the heart.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cardiac - of or relating to the heart; "cardiac arrest"
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Translations
قَلْبي، مُتَعَلِّقٌ بالقَلب
srdeční
hjerte-
قلبی
szív-
hjarta-
širdies
sirds-
kalbe ait

cardiac

[ˈkɑːdɪæk]
A. ADJcardíaco
B. CPD cardiac arrest Nparo m cardíaco
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cardiac

[ˈkɑːrdiæk] adjcardiaquecardiac arrest narrêt m cardiaque
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cardiac

adjHerz-
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cardiac

[ˈkɑːdɪæk] adj (Med) → cardiaco/a
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cardiac

(ˈkaːdiӕk) adjective
of the heart. This patient has a cardiac complaint; cardiac failure.
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car·di·ac

a. cardíaco-a, referente al corazón.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

cardiac

adj cardíaco or cardiaco
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References in periodicals archive ?
For example, cardiac fibrosis may affect both relaxation and contractility.
Jeon et al., "[alpha]-lipoic acid attenuates cardiac fibrosis in Otsuka Long-Evans Tokushima Fatty rats," Cardiovascular Diabetology, vol.
ROS and Cardiac Fibrosis. In DCM, the development of fibrosis involves not only fibroblasts but also cardiomyocytes and endothelial and inflammatory cells.
The objectives of the present study were to evaluate the effects of Tanshinone II-A, a bioactive diterpene quinone isolated from Danshen, on cardiac fibrosis and collagen metabolism in rats with renovascular hypertension.
Tissue sections were stained with Masson's trichrome to evaluate cardiac fibrosis after MI.
Several studies showed that these two gene clusters were related to processes involved in cardiac muscle development, including mediated embryonic development, embryonic stem cell differentiation, proliferation and apoptosis, sarcomere disarray, cardiac fibrosis, cardiac rhythm control, and remodeling.
Yu, "Cardiac fibrosis and dysfunction in experimental diabetic cardiomyopathy are ameliorated by alpha-lipoic acid," Cardiovascular Diabetology, vol.
Both cardiomyocyte hypertrophy and cardiac fibrosis are evident in HFPEF, but the latter--along with increased cardiomyocyte apoptosis--is reported to be more prominent in systolic heart failure [9, 17, 18].
IGF-I receptor antagonist has been identified as possible new therapeutic approaches in kidney, lung, and cardiac fibrosis, but it has not yet been investigated thoroughly in gingival fibrosis.
Effect of Rapamycin Treatment on Cardiac Fibrosis and Phosphorylation Status of Ser473 Akt.
Cardiac fibrosis is characterized by the aberrant proliferation of fibroblasts and excessive extracellular matrix (ECM) production in the myocardial interstitium, ultimately leading to heart failure.
CRT-induced remodeling processes are related to alterations in genes and microRNA expression regulating cardiac apoptosis, cardiac fibrosis, cardiac hypertrophy, and angiogenesis [9, 25, 26].