heart disease

Synonyms and related words:
angina, angina pectoris, aortic insufficiency, aortic stenosis, apoplectic stroke, apoplexy, arrhythmia, arteriosclerosis, atherosclerosis, atrial fibrillation, auricular fibrillation, beriberi heart, cardiac arrest, cardiac insufficiency, cardiac shock, cardiac stenosis, cardiac thrombosis, carditis, congenital heart disease, cor biloculare, cor juvenum, cor triatriatum, coronary, coronary insufficiency, coronary thrombosis, diastolic hypertension, encased heart, endocarditis, extrasystole, fatty heart, fibroid heart, flask-shaped heart, frosted heart, hairy heart, heart attack, heart block, heart condition, heart failure, high blood pressure, hypertension, hypertensive heart disease, ischemic heart disease, mitral insufficiency, mitral stenosis, myocardial infarction, myocardial insufficiency, myocarditis, myovascular insufficiency, ox heart, palpitation, paralytic stroke, paroxysmal tachycardia, pericarditis, pile, premature beat, pseudoaortic insufficiency, pulmonary insufficiency, pulmonary stenosis, rheumatic heart disease, round heart, sclerosis, stony heart, stroke, tachycardia, thrombosis, tricuspid insufficiency, tricuspid stenosis, turtle heart, varicose veins, varix, ventricular fibrillation

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • heart disease — n an abnormal organic condition of the heart or of the heart and circulation * * * any organic, mechanical, or functional abnormality of the heart, its structures, or the coronary arteries …   Medical dictionary

  • heart disease — heart dis,ease noun uncount * a serious medical condition affecting your heart: foods that can help protect against heart disease …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • heart disease — heart′ disease n. pat any condition of the heart that impairs its functioning • Etymology: 1860–65 …   From formal English to slang

  • Heart disease — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD9 = ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = |oo eMedicineTopic = MeshID = D006331 Heart disease is an umbrella term for a variety for different diseases affecting the heart. As …   Wikipedia

  • heart disease — noun a disease of the heart (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑cardiopathy • Hypernyms: ↑cardiovascular disease • Hyponyms: ↑coronary heart disease, ↑angina pectoris, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • heart disease — any condition of the heart that impairs its functioning. [1860 65] * * * Any disorder of the heart. Examples include coronary heart disease, congenital heart disease, and pulmonary heart disease, as well as rheumatic heart disease (see rheumatic… …   Universalium

  • heart disease */ — UK / US noun [uncountable] a serious medical condition affecting your heart foods that can help protect against heart disease …   English dictionary

  • heart disease — noun Heart disease is used before these nouns: ↑risk …   Collocations dictionary

  • heart disease — disease which affects the heart s ability to function …   English contemporary dictionary

  • heart disease — heart dis.ease n [U and C] an illness which prevents your heart from working normally …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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