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congestion

[kən′jes·chən]
(medicine)
An abnormal accumulation of fluid, usually blood, but occasionally bile or mucus, within the vessels of an organ or part.

congestion

When the offered load of a data communication path exceeds the capacity.

congestion

The condition of a network when there is not enough bandwidth to support the current traffic load.
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The report reviews key players involved in the therapeutics development for Congestive Heart Failure (Heart Failure) and enlists all their major and minor projects
Editor's Note: Congestive heart failure occurs when the heart fails to pump in an efficient manner.
Herzog reported that after the 1 year of follow-up, congestive heart failure occurred in 5.
Congestive heart failure ("CHF") is a disease characterised by an inability of the heart to pump blood at a rate sufficient to support the needs of the body.
Such drugs would not only aid the people diagnosed with congestive heart disease but might also rescue the hearts of many others who suffer from an early, undetected form of heart failure, says James B.
Researchers took the Agency's recommended guidelines for congestive heart failure and adapted them for patients served at the facility.
The most common signs of congestive heart failure are swollen legs or ankles, difficulty in breathing, and weight gain because of accumulating fluid.
A snapshot of the global therapeutic scenario for Congestive Heart Failure (Heart Failure).
While the World Health Organization has reported a decreasing trend in cardiovascular disease for several decades, it reports an increase in the incidence of congestive heart failure (CHF) which is often the end stage of cardiac disease.
Two new studies, though small in scope, suggest that exercise is as important for people with congestive heart failure and those recovering from chemotherapy as it is for healthy people.
Global Markets Direct's, 'Congestive Heart Failure (Heart Failure) - Pipeline Review, H1 2012', provides an overview of the Congestive Heart Failure (Heart Failure) therapeutic pipeline.
USPRwire, Sun Dec 07 2014] Global Markets Direct's, 'Congestive Heart Failure (Heart Failure) - Pipeline Review, H2 2014', provides an overview of the Congestive Heart Failure (Heart Failure)'s therapeutic pipeline.

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