accretio cordis
Adhesion of the pericardium to adjacent extracardiac structures.

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ac·cre·tio cor·dis ə-.krē-sh(ē-)ō-'kȯrd-əs n adhesive pericarditis in which there are adhesions extending from the pericardium to the mediastinum, pleurae, diaphragm, and chest wall

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accretio pericardii a form of adhesive pericarditis in which adhesions extend from the pericardium to the pleurae, diaphragm, and chest wall.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • accretio cordis — pericarditis fibrosa adhesiva, con bridas al diafragma, pleuras o paredes del tórax. También se denomina mediastinopericarditis fibrosa crónica [ICD 10: I31.0] Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010. accretio cordis… …   Diccionario médico

  • cordis — Of the heart. [gen. of L. cor, heart] diastasis c. (di as′ta sis) any period of mechanical inactivity of the heart and particularly of the ventricles, usually appearing normally during slow heart rates when the ventricles complete their filling… …   Medical dictionary

  • adhesive pericarditis — n pericarditis in which adhesions form between the two layers of pericardium see ACCRETIO CORDIS, CONCRETIO CORDIS * * * a condition resulting from the presence of dense fibrous tissue between the parietal and visceral layers of the pericardium.… …   Medical dictionary

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