Definition: An anomaly in which the left and right halves of the heart are separated to varying degrees by a central fissure.
[diplo- + G. kardia, heart]
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.
© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.
Search Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.