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heart stroke

impact of the apex of the heart against the wall of the chest.

heart stroke

A nonspecific term variously understood as:
(1) Angina (pectoris);
(2) Heartbeat; 
(3) Myocardial infarction.
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The public prosecution records show that the 30-year-old Pakistani man had a verbal brawl with the victim, his countryman, on March 25, which evolved into a physical fight, following which the victim died of a heart stroke.
The Pakistan Navy has also established heart stroke relief centres at PNS Shifa and PNS Rahat.
Sharon had slipped into an irreversible coma after a heart stroke in 2006.
Recently, an obese man got a heart stroke and died at a young age.
Kamal was admitted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital with a heart stroke on Wednesday, but he could not survive and passed away on Thursday morning.
The hospital staff told the area police and this reporter that the disciples, most of them youths, brought Pir Abdul Sattar to the hospital in the late hours of Thursday and told the duty doctor that he might have suffered a heart stroke. The patient was immediately taken to the cardiac section but the case was declared dead on arrival.
Summary: ABU DHABI -- The President, His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has ordered to send a medical aircraft to airlift an Emirati citizen, being treated in a Kuwaiti hospital after suffering a heart stroke.
She was in a coma since Wednesday when she had a heart stroke.
The deceased grandmother had died of heart stroke, and after offering her funeral prayers at the Holi Family hospital, her dead body was sent to Indian occupied Kashmir; but only through countless miles away passage of Wagah border.
Two including a woman identified as Sadiq Jamal 70, of Chak 26/P and Shamim Akhtar 85, of Taj Garh, who were hospitalized after suffering heart stroke died in Sheikh Zayed Hospital on Sunday.
The staff, including a head of section and two nurses, reiterated the statements they had given in the Public Prosecution investigation that the two defendants denied revival to a quadriplegic patient when he suffered a heart stroke at the Intensive Care Unit of the hospital and did not give him the necessary treatment, as a result of which the patient died.