intracardiac

adjective in·tra·car·di·ac \ ˈin-trə-ˈkär-dē-ˌak , ˈin-(ˌ)trä- \
variants: or less commonly intracardial play \ˈin-trə-ˈkär-dē-əl, ˈin-(ˌ)trä-\

Definition of intracardiac

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

intracardially

play \ˈin-trə-ˈkär-dē-ə-lē, ˈin-(ˌ)trä-\ adverb

First Known Use of intracardiac

1876

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intracardiac

adjective in·tra·car·di·ac \ -ˈkärd-ē-ˌak \
variants: also intracardial play \-ē-əl\

medical Definition of intracardiac

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

intracardially

play \-ē-ə-lē\ adverb

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