- Relating to the myocardium.
* * *myo·car·di·al .mī-ə-'kärd-ē-əl adj of, relating to, or involving the myocardiummyo·car·di·al·ly -ē adv
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myocardial — adj. Of or pertaining to the myocardium. [WordNet 1.5] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
myocardial — adjective of or relating to the myocardium (Freq. 2) • Pertains to noun: ↑myocardium • Derivationally related forms: ↑myocardium * * * |mīə|kärdēəl adjective Etymology: New Latin myocardium + English … Useful english dictionary
Myocardial rupture — Classification and external resources ICD 10 I23.3 I23.5, S26.8 eMedicine … Wikipedia
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Myocardial depressant factor — (MDF) is a low molecular weight peptide released from the pancreas into the blood in mammals during various shock states.  MDF is a significant mediator of shock pathophysiology, reducing myocardial contractility, constricting splanchnic… … Wikipedia