intracardiac

adjective
in·​tra·​car·​di·​ac | \ ˈin-trə-ˈkär-dē-ˌak How to pronounce intracardiac (audio) , ˈin-(ˌ)trä- \
variants: or less commonly intracardial \ ˈin-​trə-​ˈkär-​dē-​əl How to pronounce intracardial (audio) , ˈin-​(ˌ)trä-​ \

Definition of intracardiac

: situated or occurring within or introduced or involving entry into the heart an intracardiac shunt

Other Words from intracardiac

intracardially \ ˈin-​trə-​ˈkär-​dē-​ə-​lē How to pronounce intracardially (audio) , ˈin-​(ˌ)trä-​ \ adverb

First Known Use of intracardiac

1876, in the meaning defined above

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“Intracardiac.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intracardiac. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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intracardiac

adjective
in·​tra·​car·​di·​ac | \ -ˈkärd-ē-ˌak How to pronounce intracardiac (audio) \
variants: also intracardial \ -​ē-​əl How to pronounce intracardial (audio) \

Medical Definition of intracardiac

: situated within, occurring within, introduced into, or involving entry into the heart intracardiac surgery an intracardiac catheter

Other Words from intracardiac

intracardially \ -​ē-​ə-​lē How to pronounce intracardially (audio) \ adverb

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