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Additional words relating to the cardiovascular system

coronary arteries arteries that supply blood to heart
auscultation listening to sounds using a stethoscope
ischemia insufficient blood supply to a tissue
coronary artery disease narrowing of arteries around the heart
angina pectoris heart ischemia but not death of heart muscle
myocardial infarction death of heart muscle; not of entire heart
thrombus blood clot on wall of vein
embolus piece of thrombus that has broken off and moved in blood vessel till it can't move farther because of size
hypertension high BP
hypotension low BP
Created by: makanjuolae