Chapter10

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Chapter10
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  1. Angina pectoris
    Chest pain usually caused by an insufficient supply of blood to the heart
  2. Angiospasm
    Abnormal spasms of a blood vessel wall
  3. Angiostenosis
    Narrowing of a blood vessel
  4. Arrhythmia
    Any loss of rhythm in the heartbeat
  5. Bradycardia
    An abnormally slow heart rate, usually under 50 beats per minute
  6. Cardiodynia
    A sensation of pain in the heart
  7. Cardiogenic
    A condition originating in the heart
  8. Cardiomegaly
    Abnormal enlargement of the heart
  9. Cyanosis
    A symptom in which a blue tinge caused by oxygen deficiency is seen in the skin and mucous membranes
  10. Dysrhythmia
    A disturbance or abnormality of the heart’s normal rhythmic cycle
  11. Palpitation
    An experience of pounding, racing, or skipping of the heartbeat
  12. Tachycardia
    A fast heartbeat

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