cardiovascular accident

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cardiovascular accident

; CVA collapse and possible death due to sudden-onset cardiac disease, e.g. heart attack, myocardial infarction


pertaining to the heart and blood vessels.

cardiovascular accident
includes aortic rupture, marfan's syndrome, acute heart failure, cardiac valve rupture, cardiac tamponade.
cardiovascular collapse
see circulatory collapse.
cardiovascular reserve
see cardiac reserve.
cardiovascular system
see circulatory system.
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