Definition of cardiology in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌkärdēˈäləjē/


The branch of medicine that deals with diseases and abnormalities of the heart.
Example sentences
  • Projects spanned a range of specialties - dermatology, psychiatry, respiratory medicine, cardiology, and oncology.
  • The clinician programme on offer will include cardiology, oncology, neurology, urology and a wide range of other procedures.
  • This article describes some of these applications in radiology and cardiology and discusses the potential of microbubbles for therapy.



Pronunciation: /ˌkärdēəˈläjik(ə)l/
Example sentences
  • The financial implications for general practice, drug budgets, pathology laboratories, and secondary sector preventive and classical cardiological services are huge.
  • As requested by the referring physician, I made a thorough cardiological examination.
  • Measuring plasma concentrations of brain natriuretic peptide has been advocated as a screening test that might reduce demands on cardiological services.

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Syllabification: car·di·ol·o·gy

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