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Stenosis, ischemia and heart failure

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    Sabrina S.
    GB
    Sabrina S.

    Plaque-> stenosis-> ischemia-> heart failure-> myocardial infarction/heart attack-> cardiac arrest

    Zachary B.
    US
    Zachary B.

    What is heart failure?

    Muhammed Faiz S.
    ZA
    Muhammed Faiz S.

    Great explanation of stenosis and how it can lead on to ischemia causing a lack of blood supply to further muscles in an individuals cardiovascular system. Short revision on heart failure, thrombo-embolisms, coronary artery disease and coronary heart disease.

    Julie C.
    GB
    Julie C.

    stenosis is the narrowing of a blood vessels and arteries ischemia is restricted blood supply . when you get both of these your heart muscle gets less oxygen to it this leads to heart failure this is called coronary artery disease , coronary heart disease or heart disease . infarct or infarction is dead tissue that hasn't had any oxygen to it this is a heart attack

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