Definition of Angina. Meaning of Angina. Synonyms of Angina

Definition of Angina. Meaning of Angina. Synonyms of Angina

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Definition of Angina

Angina
Angina An*gi"na, n. [L., fr. angere to strangle, to choke. See Anger, n.] (Med.) Any inflammatory affection of the throat or faces, as the quinsy, malignant sore throat, croup, etc., especially such as tends to produce suffocation, choking, or shortness of breath. Angina pectoris, a peculiarly painful disease, so named from a sense of suffocating contraction or tightening of the lower part of the chest; -- called also breast pang, spasm of the chest.

Meaning of Angina from wikipedia

- Angina, also known as angina pectoris, is chest pain or pressure, usually due to not enough blood flow to the heart muscle. Angina is usually due to obstruction...
- Variant angina, often termed Prinzmetal's angina, Prinzmetal angina (/ˈprɪnts-/), and less commonly vasospastic angina, angina inversa, coronary vessel...
- Ludwig’s angina is a type of severe cellulitis involving the floor of the mouth. Early on the floor of the mouth is raised and there is difficulty swallowing...
- Unstable angina (UA) is a type of angina pectoris that is irregular. It is also cl****ified as a type of acute coronary syndrome (ACS).It can be difficult...
- of spirochaeta and treponema, in this case called Vincent's angina or Plaut-Vincent angina. The diagnosis of group A beta-hemolytic streptococcus (GABHS)...
- from stable angina, which develops during physical activity or stress and resolves at rest. In contrast with stable angina, unstable angina occurs suddenly...
- Society grading of angina pectoris (sometimes referred to as the CCS Angina Grading Scale or the CCS Functional Cl****ification of Angina) is a cl****ification...
- Cardiac syndrome X is a historic term for microvascular angina, angina (chest pain) with signs ****ociated with decreased blood flow to heart tissue but...
- Renal angina is a clinical methodology to risk stratify patients for the development of persistent and severe acute kidney injury (AKI). The composite...
- Angina is a medical term derived from the Latin word angō meaning to cause pain, torment, or trouble. It may refer to a constriction in the airway or,...
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