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  • adj. Relating to the myocardium or thick muscular wall of the heart.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the myocardium.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to the myocardium.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to the myocardium

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  • The place is dark and, even in the decreed absence of cigarettes and cigars, still feels smoky; the walls are festooned with somebody’s dim idea of celebrity caricature unrecognizable; the potatoes look like they could be called the myocardial infarction facilitation kit—pancakes fried in diesel grease, possibly?

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  • It is also known as myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI), multigated acquisition (MUGA) scan, radionuclide stress test, and nuclear stress test.

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  • According to the complaint, over the course of a year, Ms Larosa was hospitalized 3 times for heart problems, classified as myocardial ischemic events, before she had a fatal stroke.

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  • He has a condition known as myocardial ischemia, in which clogged arteries reduce the flow of oxygen to the heart.

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  • Heart attack, which medical practitioners call myocardial infarction MI, coronary thrombosis, or coronary occlusion, can happen if a blood clot completely blocks blood flow through a coronary artery.

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  • Angina pectoris (a symptom of a condition called myocardial ischemia) is the medical term for chest pain or discomfort usually due to coronary artery disease.

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  • To do that, the GSK officials focused not on heart-attack data but on a broader, less well defined category of heart problems called myocardial ischemia.

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  • Roanoke-based Carilion wants to operate its existing mobile PET / CT scanner unit less than a mile from Lewis-Gale in Salem in order to perform a very specific test for coronary artery disease known as myocardial imaging with N13-ammonia.

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  • Obstruction leads to angina pain or death of heart muscles (also called myocardial infarction) and causes a 'heart attack'.

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