HyperDic: heart_disease

English > 1 sense of the expression heart disease:
NOUNstateheart disease, cardiopathya disease of the heart
English > heart disease: 1 sense > noun 1, state
MeaningA disease of the heart.
Narrowerangina pectoris, anginaA heart condition marked by paroxysms of chest pain due to reduced oxygen to the heart
cardiac arrhythmia, arrhythmiaAn abnormal rate of muscle contractions in the heart
cardiomyopathy, myocardiopathyA disorder (usually of unknown origin) of the heart muscle (myocardium)
coronary heart diseaseA heart disease due to an abnormality of the arteries that supply blood and oxygen to the heart
heart failure, coronary failureinability of the heart to pump enough blood to sustain normal bodily functions
rheumatic heart diseaseheart disease caused by recurrent episodes of rheumatic fever
valvular heart diseaseheart disease caused by stenosis of the cardiac valves and obstructed / obstructed blood flow or caused by degeneration and blood regurgitation
Broadercardiovascular diseaseA disease of the heart or blood vessels

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