cordia pulmonalia
plural of cor pulmonale

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cordia pulmonalia — pl of COR PULMONALE …   Medical dictionary

  • cor pulmonale — noun (plural cordia pulmonalia) Etymology: New Latin, literally, pulmonary heart Date: 1857 disease of the heart characterized by hypertrophy and dilatation of the right ventricle and secondary to disease of the lungs or their blood vessels …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cor pulmonale — /kawr pool meuh nal ee, nay lee, nah , pul /, pl. cordia pulmonalia /kawr dee euh pool meuh nal ee euh, nay lee euh, nah , pul /. Pathol. a heart condition resulting from disease of the lungs or of their blood vessels. [1855 60; < NL: pulmonary… …   Universalium

  • cor pul|mo|na|le — «KR PUL muh NAL ee», plural cordia pulmonalia. a heart disorder, especially enlargement of the right ventricle, caused by disease of the lungs or of the pulmonary blood vessels. ╂[< New Latin cor pulmonale pulmonary heart] …   Useful english dictionary

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