coronary artery


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coronary artery

[′kär·ə‚ner·ē ′ärd·ə·rē]
(anatomy)
Either of two arteries arising in the aortic sinuses that supply the heart tissue with blood.
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Anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery is a significant condition which is observed rarely, but which may lead to myocardial ischemia, myocardial infaction and sudden death in childhood.
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Prospective study of quality of life before and after coronary artery bypass grafting.
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This clinical study provides further support of the safety and efficacy of arbutamine for use in the diagnosis of coronary artery disease," said David F.
death, myocardial attacks, or emergency need for repeat CABG) and 4-D coronary artery CAT scans.
These clinical studies provide additional support for the safety and efficacy of arbutamine and the GenESA System for use in the diagnosis of coronary artery disease," said David F.
Our underwriting guidelines now make life insurance more readily available for some individuals who have been treated for coronary artery disease and offer them the opportunity to qualify for significantly lower premiums," said Mike McFarland, vice president, Individual Life Insurance Underwriting at Prudential.
Coronary artery disease was detected in 27 of 30 patients with exercise echocardiography (90 percent) and in 29 of 30 patients with arbutamine stress echocardiography (97 percent).

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