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Medical Dictionary

cardiosclerosis

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noun car·dio·scle·ro·sis \ˌkärd-ē-(ˌ)ō-sklə-ˈrō-səs\

Medical Definition of cardiosclerosis

plural

cardioscleroses

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  1. :  induration of the heart caused by formation of fibrous tissue in the cardiac muscle




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