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MeSH(Medical Subject Headings) Match-Search (http://www.nlm.nih.gov) Results: 5       Page: 2
Heart Auscultation:
Act of listening for sounds within the heart.
Synonyms: Cardiac Auscultation, Auscultation, Cardiac, Auscultation, Heart, Auscultations, Cardiac, Auscultations, Heart, Cardiac Auscultations, Heart Auscultations
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Heart Block:
Impairment of conduction in heart excitation. It is often applied specifically to atrioventricular heart block. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Synonyms: Atrioventricular Blocks, Auriculo Ventricular Dissociation, Auriculo-Ventricular Dissociations, Block, Atrioventricular, Block, Heart, Blocks, Atrioventricular, Blocks, Heart, Dissociation, Auriculo-Ventricular, Dissociations, Auriculo-Ventricular, Heart Blocks
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Heart Bypass, Left:
Diversion of the flow of blood from the pulmonary veins directly to the aorta, avoiding the left atrium and the left ventricle (Dorland, 27th ed). This is a temporary procedure usually performed to assist other surgical procedures.
Synonyms: Bypasses, Left Heart, Heart Bypasses, Left, Left Heart Bypasses
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Heart Bypass, Right:
Diversion of the flow of blood from the entrance to the right atrium directly to the pulmonary arteries, avoiding the right atrium and right ventricle (Dorland, 28th ed). This a permanent procedure often performed to bypass a congenitally deformed right atrium or right ventricle.
Synonyms: Anastomosis, Cavopulmonary, Cavopulmonary Shunt, Shunt, Cavopulmonary, Anastomoses, Cavopulmonary, Bypasses, Right Heart, Cavopulmonary Anastomoses, Cavopulmonary Shunts, Heart Bypasses, Right, Right Heart Bypasses, Shunts, Cavopulmonary
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Heart Catheterization:
Procedure which includes placement of catheter, recording of intracardiac and intravascular pressure, obtaining blood samples for chemical analysis, and cardiac output measurement, etc. Specific angiographic injection techniques are also involved.
Synonyms: Cardiac Catheterization, Cardiac Catheterizations, Catheterizations, Cardiac, Catheterizations, Heart, Heart Catheterizations
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Cardiomegaly:
Enlargement of the HEART, usually indicated by a cardiothoracic ratio above 0.50. Heart enlargement may involve the right, the left, or both HEART VENTRICLES or HEART ATRIA. Cardiomegaly is a nonspecific symptom seen in patients with chronic systolic heart failure (HEART FAILURE, CONGESTIVE) or several forms of CARDIOMYOPATHIES.
Synonyms: Heart Enlargement,Enlargement, Heart,Heart, Enlarged

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Cardiopulmonary Bypass:
Diversion of the flow of blood from the entrance of the right atrium directly to the aorta (or femoral artery) via an oxygenator thus bypassing both the heart and lungs.
Synonyms: Bypass, Cardiopulmonary,Bypass, Heart-Lung,Bypasses, Cardiopulmonary,Bypasses, Heart-Lung,Cardiopulmonary Bypasses,Heart Lung Bypass,Heart-Lung Bypasses

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Cor Triatriatum:
A congenital anomaly characterized by the presence in the atrium of a perforated muscular membrane which separates the atrium into upper and lower chambers.
Synonyms: Heart, Triatrial,Hearts, Triatrial,Triatrial Hearts

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Coronary Artery Bypass, Off-Pump:
Coronary artery bypass surgery on a beating HEART without a CARDIOPULMONARY BYPASS (diverting the flow of blood from the heart and lungs through an oxygenator).
Synonyms: Coronary Artery Bypass, Beating Heart,Coronary Artery Bypass, Off Pump,Off Pump Coronary Artery Bypass

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Coronary Disease:
An imbalance between myocardial functional requirements and the capacity of the coronary vessels to supply sufficient blood flow. It is a form of MYOCARDIAL ISCHEMIA (insufficient blood supply to the heart muscle) caused by a decreased capacity of the coronary vessels.
Synonyms: Coronary Diseases,Coronary Heart Diseases,Coronary Occlusions,Disease, Coronary,Disease, Coronary Heart,Diseases, Coronary,Diseases, Coronary Heart,Heart Disease, Coronary,Heart Diseases, Coronary,Occlusion, Coronary,Occlusions, Coronary

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