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The _______ includes four separate congenital heart defects.
Tetralogy of Fallot
The cause of essential hypertension
Inflammation of a vein
- Can lead to myocardial infarction,
- Occurs when blood is held back from an area,
- Can be caused by thrombotic occlusion of a blood vessel,
- May be a result of coronary artery disease
A drug used to stregthen a heartbeat
The _____ is the sensitive tissue in the right atrium wall that begins the heartbeat.
CK, LD, and AST (SGOT) are
The _____ is located between the left upper and lower chambers of the heart.
A blood vessel that carries oxygen-poor blood from heart to lungs is the
A Holter monitor is:
An EKG taken during daily activity
ECHO is when
High frequency sound waves are transmitted into the chest
upper chamber of heart
lower chamber of heart
Rapid, random, ineffectual, and irregular contractions of the heart
Inability of the heart to pump its required amount of blood
congestive heart failure
Rapid but regular atrial or ventricular contractions
Local widening of an artery
Clots that travel to and suddenly block a blood vessel
Lesions that form on heart valves after damage by infection
High blood pressure due to kidney disease
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