Angina

  • (noun): Any disease of the throat or fauces marked by spasmodic attacks of intense suffocative pain.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on angina:

List Of Examples Of Stigler's Law - PQ
... Prinzmetal angina also known as variant angina, referring to angina (chest pain) caused by vasospasm of the coronary arteries ...
Thiazepine
... Diltiazem is used to treat variant angina (Prinzmetal's angina), either naturally occurring or drug-induced and stable angina ...
Potassium Nitrite - Medical Uses
... of the spectacular success of organic nitrites and related compounds in the treatment of angina pectoris ... with Butter at the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary in the 1860s, Brunton noted that the pain of angina could be lessened by venesection and wrongly concluded that ... As a treatment for angina, the reduction of circulating blood by venesection was inconvenient ...
Angor Animi
... Angor animi (also referred to as angina animi, Gairdner's disease and also angina pectoris sine dolore), in medicine, is a symptom defined as a patient's perception that they are in fact ... from acute coronary syndrome (cardiac related chest pain) such as angina ...
Canadian Cardiovascular Society Angina Grading Scale
... The Canadian Cardiovascular Society Angina Grading Scale is commonly used for the classification of severity of angina Class I – Angina only during strenuous or prolonged ... moderate limitation Class IV – Inability to perform any activity without angina or angina at rest, i.e ...

More definitions of "angina":

  • (noun): A heart condition marked by paroxysms of chest pain due to reduced oxygen to the heart.
    Synonyms: angina pectoris