Coronary Heart Disease

Coronary Heat Disease
Coronary Artery Disease 冠心病

 

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Coronary Heart diseases (Coronary Artery Disease 冠心病) refer to the conditions affecting the heart, including blood vessel diseases, such as coronary artery disease; heart rhythm problems (arrhythmias); and heart defects with birth (congenital heart defects) etc.

Cardiovascular disease refers heart attack caused by narrowed or blocked blood vessels, chest pain (angina) or stroke.  The condition of heart conditions, such as heart’s muscle and valves or rhythm, are other forms of heart disease.

 

Balloon angioplasty
球囊血管成形術/球囊擴張術

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Balloon angioplasty refers to surgical widening of a blocked or narrowed blood vessel, especially a coronary artery, by means of a balloon catheter.
“All lesions were predilated with balloon angioplasty before stent implant.”

balloon angioplasty includes inflation and deflation of a balloon catheter inside an artery, stretching the intima and leaving a ragged interior surface, triggering a healing response and breaking up of plaque.

 

Balloon Angioplasty Coronary

 

Balloon Angioplasty and Heart Disease
Demo Using Balloons

 

What is ANGIOPLASTY and STENTING?

 

 

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