Definitions for Cardiologyˌkɑr diˈɒl ə dʒi
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
car•di•ol•o•gyˌkɑr diˈɒl ə dʒi(n.)
the study of the heart and its functions.
Origin of cardiology:
the branch of medicine dealing with the heart and its diseases
The study of the structure, function, and disorders of the heart.
Cardiology is a medical specialty dealing with disorders of the heart. The field includes medical diagnosis and treatment of congenital heart defects, coronary artery disease, heart failure, valvular heart disease and electrophysiology. Physicians who specialize in this field of medicine are called cardiologists. Physicians who specialize in cardiac surgery are called cardiac surgeons.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
The study of the heart, its physiology, and its functions.
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