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cardiovascular

of or relating to the heart and the blood vessels

cardiovascular

[¦kärd·ē·ō′vas·kyə·lər]
(physiology)
Pertaining to the heart and circulatory system. Also known as cardiocirculatory.
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sup][1] At present, whether AIs treatment can increase risk of cerebrovascular or cardiovascular accidents in patients with breast cancer is not clear in the literature.
Cardiovascular accidents remained as the main cause of death around the world, while chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, known as COPD, moved into second place, up from third in 1990.
More than a half of the positive results or increased levels of 4 of 7 minimum required cardiac markers (cardiac troponin I, creatine kinase MB, myoglobin, C-reactive protein, soluble intracellular adhesion molecular protein-1, interleukin-1 beta, fatty acid binding protein) indicate the risk of development of cardiovascular accidents and the need for emergent medical care.

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