Cardiovascular System

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Cardiovascular System
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  1. Aorta
    Aorta

    Distributes oxygenated blood throughout body, largest artery
  2. Capillaries
    Naczynie włoskowate

    • Smallest blood vessels
    • microcirculation (both Ox & DeOx blood)
  3. Heart valves
    Zastawka serca

    Allows blood to flow in only one direction.
  4. Pericardium
    Osierdzie

    • Fluid filled sac surrounds heart, keeps heart in chest cavity
    • Prevents overexpansion during high bloo volume.
  5. Vessels
    Naczynie

    Channels through which blood circulates.
  6. Angina
    Angina

    Chest pain- lack of O2 in heart
  7. Atrial fibrillation
    Tętniczy

    Abnormal heart rhythm & chaotic electric signals in upper chambers.
  8. Bradycardia
    Bradykardia, rzadkoskurcz, zwolnienie cynności serca

    Slow heart rate < 60 bpm
  9. Petechiae
    PL ? ? ? ?

    Bleeding under skin, red spotting
  10. Syncope
    Utrata przytomności

    Temp. unconsiousness. Brain 02 shortage.
  11. Cardio catheterization
    Kardio cewnikowanie

    Diagnostic procedure - examines cardiovasular system.
  12. EKG
    EKG, elektrokardiogram

    Test for problems w/ electrical activity in heart.
  13. Pericardiocentesis
    Okołostawowy nakłucie

    Diagnostic procedure removes pericardial fluid from sac with needle.
  14. Tilt table test
    Przechylący stoł test ?

    Measures BP & pulse w/ patient in different positions.
  15. Stress test
    Stres test

    Patient on treadmill while monitoring cardiovascular system.
  16. Clubbing
    Pałeczkowatość palców

    Deforming enlargement of fingers - assoc. W/ pulmanary diseases.
  17. Embolism
    Zator
  18. Heart valve disease
    Choroba zastawka serca
  19. Hemorrhoids
    Hemoroidy
  20. Septecemia
    Posocznica
  21. Beta blockers
    Beta blokery
  22. Bone marrow transplant
    Przeszczepianie szpik kostny, transplantacja szpik kostny
  23. Endarterectomy
    PL ? ? ? ?
  24. Immunotherapy
    Immunoterapia
  25. Valvuloplasty
    Valvuloplastyki (mitralnej) ?
  26. Electrode
    Elektroda
  27. Event monitor
    Monitor wydarzenie serca
  28. Lead
    Przewód
  29. Plug
    Włyczka
  30. stent

    Equipment
    stent

    an artificial 'tube' used to open a constricted passageway

    rodzaj sprężynki wprowadzanej do tętnicy wieńcowej podczas angioplastyki)

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