Definition of Aneurysm, cardiac

Reviewed on 3/29/2021

Aneurysm, cardiac: An outpouching of an abnormally thin portion of the heart wall. Cardiac aneurysms tend to involve the left ventricle because the blood there is under the greatest pressure.

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In the U.S., 1 in every 4 deaths is caused by heart disease. See Answer

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