angina decubitus


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Related to angina decubitus: angina pectoris, Prinzmetal angina, nocturnal angina

an·gi·na de·cu·'bi·tus

angina pectoris related to horizontal, usually supine, body position.
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angina at rest

A type of unstable angina, which may be subacute (class II) or acute (class III).
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angina decubitus

Attacks of angina pectoris occurring while a person is in a recumbent position.
See also: angina
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