Posts Tagged ‘angina’

Understanding Chest Pain

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Q: My understanding is that angina is not as serious as heart disease. Is this true? A: Angina pectoris—or simply angina—is the medical term for chest pain or discomfort usually caused by coronary artery disease. Angina is a sign that someone is at increased risk of heart attack, cardiac arrest and sudden cardiac death. If [&hellip
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