endocardial fibroelastosis


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endocardial fibroelastosis

[¦en·dō¦kärd·ē·əl ¦fī·brō·ə‚las′tō·səs]
(medicine)
Fibrous or fibroelastic thickening of the endocardium, of unknown cause.
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Fibroelastosis is briefly noted as a condition now widely assumed to be secondary, a concept with which I heartily agree, yet the authors are silent on the strong association of endocardial fibroelastosis with cardiomyopathy of known and unknown etiology in infancy.
told the story of her rare heart disease called endocardial fibroelastosis, an inherited disorder in which synthesis of carnitine is disturbed.