coronary artery

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n coronary artery the artery that branches from the aorta to supply blood to the heart
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Usage

In literature:

Embolism of coronary artery.
"Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology" by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
P. The coeliac axis dividing into the coronary, splenic and hepatic arteries.
"Surgical Anatomy" by Joseph Maclise
The coronary arteries were considerably ossified.
"Cases of Organic Diseases of the Heart" by John Collins Warren
They were marketed together with stents, miniature metal mesh supports that keep coronary arteries open after angioplasty.
"Syndrome" by Thomas Hoover
Sclerosis of coronary artery.
"Psychotherapy" by James J. Walsh
It is very probable that his coronary arteries have now become involved in the degenerative process.
"Neuralgia and the Diseases that Resemble it" by Francis E. Anstie
In these cases the coronary arteries share in the generalized arteriosclerotic process.
"Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension:" by Louis Marshall Warfield
From the anterior and left posterior sinuses of Valsalva the coronary arteries arise.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 2" by Various
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In news:

There is new evidence that coronary artery disease can be passed genetically from fathers to their sons.
CardioDx Blood-Based Gene Expression Test Demonstrates Superior Performance to Myocardial Perfusion Imaging to Rule Out Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease .
Coronary heart disease , also called coronary artery disease , affects about 14 million men and women in the United States.
Coronary heart disease , the leading cause of death in America, is the clogging of the arteries that supply the heart with blood.
FRagmin Fast Revascularisation during In Stability in Coronary artery disease (FRISC II) Investigators.
When combined with a stress test, EKG 's are helpful in diagnosing coronary artery disease resulting from the hardening of the arteries.
When combined with a stress test, EKG's are helpful in diagnosing coronary artery disease resulting from the hardening of the arteries.
Andrew Breitbart died of heart failure as a result coronary artery disease and an enlarged heart , coroner officials said.
Having metabolic syndrome can subsequently predispose one to early development of coronary artery disease, stroke, and type 2 diabetes.
Comment on "Initial Coronary Stent Implantation With Medical Therapy vs Medical Therapy Alone for Stable Coronary Artery Disease".
Autopsy for GWAR Guitarist Cory Smoot Reveals 'Coronary Artery Thrombosis '.
Men tend to get coronary artery disease much earlier than women.
The University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) participated in the largest genetic study of Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) to date.
Because leg arteries are subject to different physical forces than coronary arteries , some treatments derived from heart disease aren't as effective when applied to PAD.
In December 2005 Nelson underwent bypass surgery for five blocked coronary arteries.
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In science:

Estimate variance components Selby et al. (1996) studied the variation in the rates of coronary angiography (a diagnostic procedure using X-rays and a special dye to diagnose coronary artery disease) across 16 hospitals.
Misspecifying the Shape of a Random Effects Distribution: Why Getting It Wrong May Not Matter
Figure 3: A topic tree for an article about coronary artery disease from The Merck manual of medical information, constructed automatically from its section headers.
Applying Natural Language Generation to Indicative Summarization
Example: Robust upper conīŦdence bounds for the sensitivities of diagnostic tests for coronary artery disease.
Confidence bounds for the sensitivity lack of a less specific diagnostic test, without gold standard
We consider evaluating two diagnostic tests for coronary artery disease (CAD).
Confidence bounds for the sensitivity lack of a less specific diagnostic test, without gold standard
Correlations among history of angina, ST-segment response and prevalence of coronary-artery disease in the Coronary Artery Surgery Study (CASS).
Confidence bounds for the sensitivity lack of a less specific diagnostic test, without gold standard
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