- a feeling of pain or discomfort in the region of the heart
Origin of cardialgiaModern Latin ; from Classical Greek kardialgia ; from kardia, heart + algos, pain: so named because mistakenly thought to be located in the heart
- See heartburn.
- Localized pain in the region of the heart.
Origin of cardialgiaGreek kardialgia : kardia, heart; see cardia + -algia, -algia.