02.01.04 – Mesocardia

IPCCC Term MESOCARDIA

IPCCC Code 02.01.04

ICD-11 Code PENDING

Synonyms PENDING

Abbreviations PENDING

IPCCC Definition A congenital cardiovascular malformation in which the heart is central or midline within the thorax.

  • 02-01-04-mesocardia The anterior portion of the sternum and ribs are removed to demonstrate the in situ position of the heart which lies in the midline with its apex pointing down. The yellow dots mark the limits of the diaphragmatic aspect of the pericardium.
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