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  1. Cardiomyopathy
    Diease of the heart muscle
  2. cardiectomy
    Surgical excision of the heart
  3. Cardiocentesis
    Surgical punture of the heart
  4. CABG-Coronary Artery Bypass Graft
    Assit blood flow to myocardium using a sephenous vien
  5. PTCA-Percutaneous Transuminal
    Expands Blood Vessels
  6. Diurectics
    Help to urinate
  7. Beta Blockers
    For those who are having a heart attack
  8. Thrombolytics
    Dissolves existing thrombus
  9. Anesthetics
    Loss of sensation
  10. ASHD-Arteriosclerotic Heart Diease
    • Hardening of the Arteries
    • Symptons: Chest Pain, Shortness of Breath
  11. CAD-Coronary Artery Diease
    Narrowing of the small blood vessel that supplies blood to the heart.
  12. Ishemic Heart Diesase
    Reduce blood supply to the heart
  13. Myocardial Infraction
    Heart Attack- a part of the tissue in the heart dies because of lack of blood supply
  14. Artherosclerosis
    Fatty Substances bulidup in the arteries and hardening up the walls
  15. Angina Pectoris
    Chest pain occuring when dieased blood vessels restrict blood flow to the heart
  16. Cerebrovascular Accident
    Stroke-blood flow to part of the brain is stopped
  17. Transient Ischemic attack
    Blood flow to the brain is cut off for a brief period of time (stroke like symptoms)
  18. Hemothrax
    Blood in the pleural cavity
  19. Pneumothorax( Asthma Attack)
    Acculmation of air prevent the lungs from expanding and they can collapse
  20. Pyothorax
    Pus in the plueral cavity
  21. Arteiosclerosis
    Hardening of the arteries
  22. Arteriorrhapy
    Suture of the artery
  23. Arteriorrhexis
    Rupture of the artery
  24. AICD-Automatic Cardioverter Difibulator
    Device to moniter and correct rapid heart beat

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