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a.1.(Anat.) Of or relating to the epicardium.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Myocytolysis or myofibrillar degeneration denotes acute myocardial stress and is characterized by foci of subendocardial hemorrhage surrounding epicardiac nerves [33].
van Doorenmaalen, "Connections between the venous system of the heart and the epicardiac lymphatic network," Acta Anatomica, vol.
Stropus, "Morphology, distribution, and variability of the epicardiac neural ganglionated subplexuses in the human heart," The Anatomical Record, vol.