cardiosclerosis


Also found in: Medical, Encyclopedia.

car´di`o`scle`ro´sis


n.1.Induration of the heart, caused by development of fibrous tissue in the cardiac muscle.
References in periodicals archive ?
Study was aimed at an early detection of subclinical disorders in renal function in patients with ischemic heart disease (IHD), post-infarction cardiosclerosis (PICS) complicated by II-III functional class (FC) of chronic heart failure (CHF) by determination of a level of enzymuria and glomerular filtration rate (GFR).
Antiarrhythmic activity of phytoadaptogens in short-term ischemia-reperfusion of the heart and postinfarction cardiosclerosis.
1%) cases the post-infarction cardiosclerosis with relevant ECG changes was diagnosed.