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Descriptor English:   Heart Rupture 
Descriptor Spanish:   Rotura Cardíaca 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Ruptura Cardíaca 
Synonyms English:   Cardiac Free Wall Rupture
Cardiac Rupture
Cardiac Ruptures
Free Wall Rupture, Heart
Heart Ruptures
Ventricular Free Wall Rupture  
Tree Number:   C14.280.470
Definition English:   Disease-related laceration or tearing of tissues of the heart, including the free-wall MYOCARDIUM; HEART SEPTUM; PAPILLARY MUSCLES; CHORDAE TENDINEAE; and any of the HEART VALVES. Pathological rupture usually results from myocardial infarction (HEART RUPTURE, POST-INFARCTION). 
Indexing Annotation English:   do not confuse with HEART RUPTURE, TRAUMATIC see HEART INJURIES; coordinate IM with specific part (IM) if pertinent but VENTRICULAR SEPTAL RUPTURE is available
History Note English:   78 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   6494 
Unique Identifier:   D006341 

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