thyrocardiac


thyrocardiac
Affecting the heart as a result of hypo- or hyperthyroidism.

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thy·ro·car·di·ac (thi″ro-kahrґde-ak) pertaining to actions of the thyroid hormones on the heart.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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