TITLE

presbycardia

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1765
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "presbycardia" is presented. The term refers to a reduction in functional capacity of the heart. Reasons behind this reduction are age-related muscular hypertrophy, deficient myocytes, and reduced cardiac elasticity and compliance.
ACCESSION #
21242071

 

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