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cardiodynia Syllabification: car·di·o·dyn·i·a
Pronunciation: /ˌkärdēōˈdinēə/

Definition of cardiodynia in English:


Pain in the region of the heart.
Example sentences
  • The chest Yang thus paralysed as in a cage would result in the stasis of heart blood, and cardiodynia would occur.
  • It studied cardiac insufficiency, cardiodynia, consequences of damage to the cardiac musculature, nervous cardiac disorders, and cardiac pain of other nature.
  • It promotes blood circulation to remove blood stasis: For cardiodynia, hypochondriac pain, abdominal pain, stomachache, dysmenorrhea, amenorrhea, lochiorrhea and trauma with blood stasis.

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