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dextrocardia

noun dex·tro·car·dia \ ˌdek-strō-ˈkär-dē-ə \

medical Definition of dextrocardia

:an abnormal condition in which the heart is situated on the right side and the great blood vessels of the right and left sides are reversed

dextrocardial

play \-dē-əl\ adjective

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