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cor·o·nar·y

 (kôr′ə-nĕr′ē, kŏr′-)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or being the coronary arteries or coronary veins.
2. Of or relating to the heart.
n. pl. cor·o·nar·ies
A coronary thrombosis or heart attack.

[Latin corōnārius, of a crown, from corōna, crown; see crown.]
Usage Note: Although closely related and often used interchangeably, the words coronary and cardiac are not exactly the same. Cardiac means "of, near, or relating to an area of the heart," as in cardiac disease or cardiac catheterization. In clinical medicine, the term also refers to the esophageal opening of the stomach, called the cardia. Coronary is sometimes used to refer generally to the heart, as in coronary care unit. But coronary also refers specifically to the arteries that surround and feed the heart. Coronary comes from the Latin word corona, which means "crown," or "that which encircles." Coronary artery disease, or occlusion of the coronary arteries, can cause a heart attack, the death of heart tissue, or cardiac arrest, the failure of the heart to function. · The popular use of coronary as a synonym for heart attack, as in an article that asks "Is it safe for them to continue a normal sexual life after a coronary?" is colloquial and is not usually encountered in scientific or medical writing.

coronary

(ˈkɒrənərɪ)
adj
(Anatomy) anatomy designating blood vessels, nerves, ligaments, etc, that encircle a part or structure
n, pl -naries
(Pathology) short for coronary thrombosis
[C17: from Latin corōnārius belonging to a wreath or crown; see corona]

cor•o•nar•y

(ˈkɔr əˌnɛr i, ˈkɒr-)

adj., n., pl. -nar•ies. adj.
1. of or pertaining to the heart.
2.
a. pertaining to the coronary arteries.
b. encircling like a crown, as certain blood vessels.
3. of or like a crown.
n.
4. a heart attack, esp. a coronary thrombosis.
5. a coronary artery.
[1600–10]

cor·o·nar·y

(kôr′ə-nĕr′ē)
Relating to the heart. ♦ The two arteries that branch from the aorta to supply blood directly to the heart are called the coronary arteries.

coronary

Relating to a crown, as in the coronary arteries whose branches spread above the heart.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coronary - obstruction of blood flow in a coronary artery by a blood clot (thrombus)coronary - obstruction of blood flow in a coronary artery by a blood clot (thrombus)
thrombosis - the formation or presence of a thrombus (a clot of coagulated blood attached at the site of its formation) in a blood vessel
coronary heart disease - a heart disease due to an abnormality of the arteries that supply blood and oxygen to the heart
heart attack - a sudden severe instance of abnormal heart function
Adj.1.coronary - surrounding like a crown (especially of the blood vessels surrounding the heart); "coronary arteries"
Translations
تاجي، إكْـليليجَلطَة دَمَويّه ، نَوبَه
infarktvěnčitý
blodpropblodprop i kranspulsårenbrodprop i hjertetkoronar-krans-
szívkoszorúér-
kransæîa-kransæîastíflukast
infarktasvainikinis
infarktskoronārsvainagartērijas-
infarktvencový
kalp sektesikalple ilgilikoroner

coronary

[ˈkɒrənərɪ]
A. ADJcoronario
B. N (also coronary thrombosis) → infarto m, trombosis f coronaria

coronary

[ˈkɒrənəri]
ninfarctus m (du myocarde), thrombose f coronaire
to have a coronary → faire un infarctus
adj [artery, disease] → coronaire coronary care unit, coronary heart diseasecoronary care unit nunité f de soins coronarienscoronary heart disease nmaladie f coronariennecoronary thrombosis nthrombose f coronaire

coronary

adj (Med) → Koronar- (spec); coronary failureHerzversagen nt (inf), → Koronarinsuffizienz f
nHerzinfarkt m

coronary

:
coronary artery
n (Med) → Kranzarterie f
coronary thrombosis
n (Med) → Herzinfarkt m
coronary vessel
n (Med) → (Herz)kranzgefäß nt, → Koronargefäß nt (spec)

coronary

[ˈkɒrənrɪ]
1. adj (artery) → coronario/a; (disease) → coronarico/a
2. n (heart attack) → infarto

coronary

(ˈkorənəri) adjective
(of arteries) supplying blood to the heart.
nounplural ˈcoronaries
an attack of coronary thrombosis.
coronary thrombosis
a heart disease caused by blockage of one of the coronary arteries.

cor·o·nar·y

a. coronario-a, que circunda tal como una corona;
___ arteryarteria ___;
___ bypassdesviación ___;
___ care unitunidad de cuidado ___;
___ thrombosistrombosis ___;
___ vasospasmvasoepasmo ___.

coronary

adj coronario
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Anomalous left coronary artery originating from the pulmonary artery (ALCAPA) is a rare coronary artery anomaly that affects 1 in 300 000 live births.
The term coronary artery anomaly refers to a wide range of congenital abnormalities involving the origin, course, and structure of epicardial coronary arteries.

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