How to use Coronary-arteries in a sentence
The aortic trunk is very short, sends off the coronary arteries and then the left aorta brachiocephalica, while the rest divides into the right brachiocephalic and the aorta descendens.
Sometimes the only way of telling whether the coronary arteries are diseased is to perform a coronary angiogram.
The coronary arteries showed severe generalized occlusive atheroma affecting all the main branches.
Eating 5 or more portions a day can protect your heart by helping to prevent atheroma from building up inside the coronary arteries.
Professor Whitwell said that the severe occlusive atheroma noted in the coronary arteries would be the underlying cause of the infarction.Advertisement
In addition he coordinates the Cardiovascular Gene Therapy Group which is seeking ways to prevent coronary arteries from narrowing following balloon dilatation for angina.
The heart muscle is supplied with freshly oxygenated blood through two arteries (the coronary arteries ).
The coronary arteries may also become thicker, leading to angina.
The coronary arteries come out of the aorta just after the last heart valve (the aortic valve ).
The coronary arteries come out of the aorta just after the last heart valve (the aortic valve).Advertisement
A heart attack occurs when blood flow to the heart is blocked, usually by a blood clot formed on the surface of plaques inside the coronary arteries.
Heart attack-Damage that occurs to the heart when one of the coronary arteries becomes narrowed or blocked.
These complications include inflammation of the heart tissue (myocarditis), disturbances in heartbeat rhythm (arrhythmias), and areas of blood vessel dilation (aneurysms) in the coronary arteries.
Most patients with Kawasaki syndrome will recover completely, but about 1-2 percent die as a result of blood clots forming in the coronary arteries or as a result of a heart attack.
The coronary arteries are also reconnected, so that they can supply blood to the heart itself.Advertisement