dextrocardia

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dextrocardia

(ˌdɛkstrəʊˈkɑːdɪə)
n
(Anatomy) med the abnormal location of the heart in the right side of the chest
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Noun1.dextrocardia - abnormal condition where the heart is located toward the right side of the chest
abnormalcy, abnormality - an abnormal physical condition resulting from defective genes or developmental deficiencies
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dextrocardie
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She was suffering from Dextra Cardia - a potentially fatal condition in which her heart was on the right side of her chest instead of her left and couldn't pump blood round her body properly.