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Is cardiomegaly the enlargement of the cardiac tissue or the dilation of the heart (increase in the volume/space)? confused

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Cardiomegaly

Cardiomegaly is a generic term for enlargement of the heart.
It can be associated with dilation, hypertrophy and/or both.

In brief: Cardiomegaly

Cardiomegaly is a generic term for enlargement of the heart.
It can be associated with dilation, hypertrophy and/or both.
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