Definitions for cœur en sabot
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word cœur en sabot
Cœur en sabot
Cœur en sabot, is a radiological sign seen most commonly in patients with Tetralogy of Fallot, a cyanotic congenital heart disease. It is a radiological term to describe the following findings in the x-ray: ⁕The cardiac size is normal or mildly enlarged. ⁕The left cardiac border shows uplifted apex " outermost lower most point of the heart at the left side" denoting right ventricular enlargement. ⁕exaggerated cardiac waist, which means that the pulmonary segment is small and concave suggesting infundibular pulmonary stenosis. Echocardiography has been used for confirmation and differentiation of congenital heart diseases. The "sabot" was a type of work boot now more commonly known as a clog. The term "sabotage" also derives from the name of this shoe.
Find a translation for the cœur en sabot definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these cœur en sabot definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"cœur en sabot." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 19 Apr. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/cœur en sabot>.