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Med Term Cardiac

Profuse sweating diaphoresis
Vague, uneasy feeling of body weakness, istress, or discomfort before and during a disease malaise
sticky or gummy viscosity
ather/o fatty plaque
Condition of being stopped or bringing to a stop arrest
Loss of effective cardiac functions cardiac arrest
Cessation of the circulation of blood due to ventricular standstill or fibrillation circulatory arrest
Radiological examination of the blood vessels of and around the heart aortography
Injection of radioactive tracers to create images of body parts and identify body functions and diseases scintigraphy
Destruction of a blood clot using anticlotting agents thrombloysis
AS aortic stenosis
ASHD arteriosclerotic heart disease
AV atrioventricular, arteriovenous
chol cholerserol
CPR cardiopulmonary resuscitation
HDL high-density lipoprotein
HF heart failure
LDL low-density lipoprotein
MVP mitral valve prolapse
PAC premature atrial contraction
PTCA percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty
PVC premature ventricular contraction
Created by: jfrane