Medical Dictionary

cardiospasm

noun car·dio·spasm \-ˌspaz-əm\

Medical Definition of CARDIOSPASM

:  failure of the cardiac sphincter to relax during swallowing with resultant esophageal obstruction—compare achalasia
car·dio·spas·tic \ˌkärd-ē-ō-ˈspas-tik\ adjective

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