Definition: 'Ischemic Contracture Of The Left Ventricle'
ischemic contracture of the left ventricleType: Term
1. irreversible contraction of the left ventricle of the heart, seen as a complication in the early period of cardiopulmonary bypass and now avoided by appropriate cardioplegic solutions.
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