Muscle, cardiac

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Medical Definition of Muscle, cardiac

Muscle, cardiac: A type of muscle with unique features only found in the heart. The cardiac muscle is the muscle of the heart and medically is called the myocardium ("myo-" being the prefix denoting muscle).


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Reviewed on 7/1/2016

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