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Angina pectoris

Angina pectoris

a paroxysmal thoracic pain, with a failing of suffocation and impending death, due, most often, to anoxia of the myocardium and precipitated by effort or excitement.

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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 ...

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Mon Mar 12, 2012 8:51 am
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Arm Pain

... 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 ...

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by kjle
Wed Sep 20, 2006 9:52 am
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