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SPI320: Med Terms 5

Interpreter Prep: Bilingual Terminology - Cardiovascular System

Heart el corazón
Blood la sangre
Blood vessels los vasos sanguíneos
Circulatory system el sistema circulatorio
Cardiovascular system el sistema cardiovascular
Arteries las arterias
Arterioles las arteriolas
Capillaries los capilares
Carbon dioxide el dióxido de carbono
Venules las vénulas
Veins las venas
Pericardium el pericardio
Miocardium el miocardio
Endocardium el endocardio
Chambers las cámaras
Atrium el atrio (el aurícula)
Ventricle el ventrículo
Septum el tabique, el septo
Valves las válvulas
Tricuspid valve la válvula tricúspide
Pulmonary valve la válvula pulmonar
Mitral valve la válvula mitral
Aortic valve la válvula aórtica
Superior Vena Cava Vena Cava superior
Inferior Vena Cava Vena Cava inferior
To contract (a muscle) contraerse
Heartbeat el latido del corazón
sinalatrial node (SA) el nódulo snoaurícular
Atrialventricular node (AV) el nódulo auriculoventricular
Aortic arch el arco aórtico
Carotid artery la arteria carótida
Thoracic artery la arteria torácica
Abdominal artery la arteria abdominal
Jugular vein la vena yugular
Subclavian vein la vena subclavia
Pulmonary artery la arteria pulmonar
Red blood cells los glóbulos rojos
White blood cells los glóbulos blancos
Platelets las plaquetas
Plasma el plasma
Serum el suero
Stroke ataque cerebrovascular
Transient ischemic attack (TIA) Ataque isquémico transitorio
Coronary artery disease (CAD) Enfermedad de las arterias coronarias
arteriosclerosis arterioesclerosis
artherosclerosis ateroesclerosis
Stenosis estenosis
Regurgitation la regurgitación
Heart murmur soplo cardíaco
Congestive heart failure (CHF) Insuficiencia congestiva del corazón
High cholesterol el colesterol alto
Lipids los lípidos
Lipoproteins las lipoproteínas
High Density Lipids (HDL) Lipoproteínas de alta densidad
Low Density Lipids (LDL) Lipoproteínas de baja densidad
Aneurism aneurismo
Atrial fibrillation (AF) Fibrilación auricular
ventricular fibrillation (VF) fibrilación ventricular
Clotting coagulación
To clot coagularse
Myocardial infarction infarto del miocardio
Heart attack ataque al corazón
Hypertension hipertensión (la presión alta)
tachycardia taquicardia
palpitations palpitaciones
Thrombosis trombosis
Embolia embolia
Rh factor factor Rh
Coronary artery bypass Bypass aortocoronario
Automic implanted cardioverter difibrillator (AICD) Defibrilador cardiovertador implantado automático
Echocardiogram (ECHO) ecocardiograma
Electrocardiogram (EKG, ECG) electrocardiograma
Pacemaker el marcapasos
Stress test prueba de esfuerzo
Coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) Puente coronario
Valve replacement Reemplazo de la válvula
Heart catheterization Cateterización del corazón
Angioplasty angioplastía
Stent estent
Tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) Activador de plasminógeno tisular
Anticoagulant anticoagulante
Aspirin aspirina
Beta blockers Antihipertensivos (betabloqueadores)
Calcium blockers Bloqueantes cálcicos
ACE inhibitors Bloqueantes de los receptores de angiotensina II
Diueretics Diuréticos
Morphine la morfina
Nitroglycerin la nitroglicerina
Potassium el potasio
Cholesterol-lowering meds Reductores de colesterol
Vasodilators vasodilatadores
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