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heart

(Essential part), noun core, essence, marrow, nerve, nucleus, pith, sum and substance
Associated concepts: heart of the case, heart of the pleadings

heart

(Fortitude), noun ardor, backbone, doughtiness, fearlessness, fervor, focus, gallantry, intestinal fortitude, mettle, spirit, substance, toleration, valor

heart

(Kindness), noun altruism, benevolence, clemency, compassion, gentleness, grace, humanity, kind offices, kind treatment, leniency, magnanimity, mercy, pity, sympathy, temperament, tenderness
See also: center, confidence, consequence, cornerstone, essence, faith, focus, frame, main point, significance, substance
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An open heart surgery in western countries would have cost at least Dh300,000 which was way beyond the affordability of most parents.
In terms of complex cases, Al Jassmi, said: "The most complex case in this workshop was an open heart surgery for a five-year-old who had a long-standing defect in one of the valves of the heart, which was causing both heart and lung problems.
Sharon Cheng, CEO of Children's Heart Surgery Fund, said: "As a charity we are reliant on fundraising efforts.
RIC Executive Director Maj Gen (Retd) Dr Azhar Mehmood Kiani said RIC forged string of consultations with domestic and international heart surgery specialists and decided to set up children heart surgery department in the hospital.
Major (retired) Mujib Aftab of Rotary Pakistan - who coordinated the stay of Basir in Lahore and their subsequent departure to India - said that they would first stay at Delhi, while the heart surgery of Muslima Bibi would be performed at a hospital in Bangalore.
All three Turkish Cypriot leaders have had heart surgery while in office: Rauf Denktash in 2002 and Mehmet Ali Talat in 2006, and now Eroglu.
Douglas Boyd, director of the Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery Program, performs remote control heart surgery.
1 Beating Heart Surgery Systems Market, Australia, Revenue ($m), by Segment, 2005-2012 33 4.
The Children's Heart Surgery Fund has instructed lawyers to challenge a landmark decision made by health bosses on July 4.
EL SEGUNDO - A little more than a month after being cleared by doctors at the NBA's pre-draft camp, Lakers forward Ronny Turiaf has been found to have a potentially life-threatening condition that will require open heart surgery and could end his career before he ever plays a regular-season game.
Women undergoing heart surgery are more likely to die than men are.
Why is robotic heart surgery safer for the patient than conventional surgery?