Axis

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Axis

In Cartesian charting, a line that bisects a chart. The x-axis cuts a chart horizontally, while the y-axis cuts it vertically.
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10,11) Axial imaging has disadvantages in congenital heart diseases where the cardiac axis and the skeletal axis may not align, leading to inaccuracies in delineating the atrio-ventricular plane.
Adequacy of fetal heart visualization was defined as the ability to visualize the cardiac axis and position and to obtain a four-chambered view and an examination of the outflow tract.