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chest pain that occurs secondary to the inadequate delivery of oxygen to the heart muscle. Often described as a heavy or squeesing pain in the midsternal area of the chest.

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Time a cell takes to circulate in the body?

I am wondering about if high blood pressure and angina pectoris comes in the circulatory system diseases , I am working on a thesis paper for circulatory system affected by different types of diseases and also need to know how much chances of getting ...

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by rockywillson1892
Mon Mar 12, 2012 8:51 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Time a cell takes to circulate in the body?
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Cardiovascular disease (CVD)

... system - the heart and blood vessels of the body. These afflictions are Coronary Heart Disease (CHD), Atherosclerosis and arteriosclerosis, Angina, Coronary Thrombosis and Myocardial Infarction and Stroke. Apart from the high mortality rate - it is estimated that CVD kills 140,000 people ...

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by sharleenreyna
Wed Apr 20, 2011 9:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cardiovascular disease (CVD)
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Stomach bloating and weight gain

... 'doctors' are not qualified to be called doctors and I personally have a major issue with them because someone I know was told not to take his angina medication and take homeopathic medication instead and two weeks later he died of a heart attack...

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by Revenged
Fri Mar 30, 2007 10:45 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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Na/K ATP-ase Reversal

... original topic... but as cardiac glycosides were mentioned, i just wondered how effective they really are... i mean, i thought the whole point of angina that oxygen supply doesn't meet demand... and that the physiological mechanisms make the heart work harder and make the angina worse... so you ...

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by Revenged
Sat Feb 24, 2007 10:47 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Na/K ATP-ase Reversal
Replies: 5
Views: 5431

Arm Pain

... that this could be a pinched nerve, but I'm not sure why it would come up so quickly. I know left arm numbness and tight chest can be a sign of angina pectoris, caused by a possible blood clot. But I doubt it is that serious. Anyways I'm asking for any possible suggestions as to what it could ...

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by kjle
Wed Sep 20, 2006 9:52 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Arm Pain
Replies: 3
Views: 2582
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