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cardiology – Full Definition

cardiology - Full Definition

cardiology – Full Definition
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cardiology
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cardiology /kɑːdɪˈɒlədʒi/noun
(from Greek καρδίᾱ kardiā, “heart” and -λογία -logia, “study”)
: the study of the heart, its physiology, and its functions.
: the branch of medicine that deals with diseases and abnormalities of the heart. 
: is a branch of medicine that deals with the disorders of the heart as well as some parts of the circulatory system. The field includes medical diagnosis and treatment of congenital heart defects, coronary artery disease, heart failure, valvular heart disease and electrophysiology.

Synonyms
Angiology | Cardiovascular Disease Specialty | Disease Specialty, Cardiovascular | Medicine, Vascular | Specialty, Cardiovascular Disease | Vascular Medicine

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