EDV full form

Meaning : End Diastolic volume

Category : Medical
Sub Category : Cardiology  
Type : Initialism

What does EDV mean or stand for ?

End Diastolic Volume is the volume of blood in the hearts ventricular chambers when it is at its peak filing capacity.Once the chamber is completely filled up,then the systolic process of emptying the chamber begins.This diastolic volume is important to diagnose cardiovascular health.