Endocardium

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endocardium

[‚en·dō′kärd·ē·əm]
(anatomy)
The membrane lining the heart.

Endocardium

 

the endothelial lining membrane of the heart, folds of which form the cardiac valves. Inflammation of the endocardium is called endocarditis.