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Cardiovascular Sys.

Cardiovascular System PF/SF/CT

angio blood or lymph vessel
anther plaque
brady slow
diastol dialation
edem swelling
gram something written
lun light
my muscle
papill nipple
phleb vein
scler hard
systol contraction
tachy rapid
anastomosis connection between two blood vessels
angiospasm muscular spasm in the wall of a blood vessel
asystole failure of the myocardium to contract
cardiac tamponade compression of the heart by fluid accumulating within the pericardial cavity
congestive heart failure inability of the left ventricle to pump adequate blood to cells
phlebitis inflammation of a vein, usually in the lower limbs
phlebotomy incision or puncture of a vein to withdraw blood
sinus rhythm the normal cardiac rhythm regulated by the S-A node
thrombophlebitis formation of a blood clot in a vein in response to inflammation of the venous wall
valvotomy incision of a valve
venography injection of radiopaque solution into the vascular system for x-ray examination of veins
Created by: scush1995



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