myocardia myocardia

Definition(s):

  • (n) the middle muscular layer of the heart wall

Usage(s):

  1. The myocardial infarction of September 1955 was well healed.
  2. I had rather severe attacks of myocardia that summer, three so bad that I prescribed bed rest of several days for myself.
  3. Chronic heavy drinking increases the risk of myocardial disease and high blood pressure.
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