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an·gi·na

 (ăn-jī′nə, ăn′jə-)
n.
1. Angina pectoris.
2. A condition, such as severe sore throat, in which spasmodic attacks of suffocating pain occur.

[Latin, quinsy, from Greek ankhonē, a strangling; see angh- in Indo-European roots.]

an·gi′nal adj.
an′gi·nose′ (-jə-nōs′) adj.

angina

(ænˈdʒaɪnə)
n
1. (Pathology) any disease marked by painful attacks of spasmodic choking, such as Vincent's angina and quinsy
2. (Pathology) Also called: angina pectoris a sudden intense pain in the chest, often accompanied by feelings of suffocation, caused by momentary lack of adequate blood supply to the heart muscle
[C16: from Latin: quinsy, from Greek ankhonē a strangling]
anˈginal adj
anginose, anˈginous adj

an•gi•na

(ænˈdʒaɪ nə; in Med. often ˈæn dʒə nə)

n.
1. any attack of painful spasms or crushing pressure accompanied by a sensation of suffocating.
[1580–90; < Latin: quinsy, for *ancina < Greek anchónē, strangulation]
an•gi′nal, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.angina - any disease of the throat or fauces marked by spasmodic attacks of intense suffocative painangina - any disease of the throat or fauces marked by spasmodic attacks of intense suffocative pain
trench mouth, Vincent's angina, Vincent's infection - an acute communicable infection of the respiratory tract and mouth marked by ulceration of the mucous membrane
inflammatory disease - a disease characterized by inflammation
peritonsillar abscess, quinsy - a painful pus filled inflammation of the tonsils and surrounding tissues; usually a complication of tonsillitis
croup, spasmodic laryngitis - a disease of infants and young children; harsh coughing and hoarseness and fever and difficult breathing
2.angina - a heart condition marked by paroxysms of chest pain due to reduced oxygen to the heartangina - a heart condition marked by paroxysms of chest pain due to reduced oxygen to the heart
cardiopathy, heart disease - a disease of the heart
Translations
angina pectoris
hjertekrampe
rintakipu
angina
狭心症
앙기나
angina
โรคหลอดเลือดหัวใจตีบ
chứng đau thắt ngực

angina

[ænˈdʒaɪnə] N (Med) (also angina pectoris) → angina f (de pecho)

angina

[ænˈdʒaɪnə]
nangine f de poitrine
to have angina → faire de l'angine de poitrine
to suffer from angina → souffrir d'angine de poitrine
modif
angina attack → attaque f d'angine
to have an angina attack → avoir une attaque d'angine

angina (pectoris)

nAngina pectoris f

angina

[ænˈdʒaɪnə] nangina

angina

ذِبْحَة صَدْرِيَّة angina pectoris hjertekrampe Angina κυνάγχη angina rintakipu angine de poitrine angina angina pectoris 狭心症 앙기나 angina angina dusznica angina стенокардия angina โรคหลอดเลือดหัวใจตีบ anjin chứng đau thắt ngực 心绞痛

an·gi·na

n. angina, sensación de dolor constrictivo o ahogo;
___ pectoris, angor pectoris___ de pecho, dolor en el pecho causado por insuficiencia de flujo sanguíneo al músculo cardíaco;
intestinal ______ intestinal, dolor abdominal agudo debido a insuficiencia de flujo sanguíneo a los intestinos;
laryngeal ______ laríngea, infl. de la garganta;
unstable ______ inestable.

angina

n angina (de pecho); unstable — angina inestable; variant —, Prinzmetal —, vasospastic — angina variante or de Prinzmetal or vasoespástica; Vincent’s — angina de Vincent
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I have lately been subject to attacks of angina pectoris; and in the ordinary course of things, my physician tells me, I may fairly hope that my life will not be protracted many months.
and the word angina was repeated with great satisfaction.
Trial will prospectively measure rates of angina, or chest pain, in the first randomized controlled heart stent trial with angina as a primary endpoint to assess impact of angina on healthcare costs and quality of life
There are many causes of central chest pain but they don't all have the significance of angina.
Look after yourself and others, with St John Wales Angina The term angina means literally a constriction of the chest.
SPECIAL tests to pick up angina will now be offered in Huddersfield.
If you think that you might be having an angina attack, stop what you are doing and sit down.
Washington, July 9 (ANI): Canadian researchers have found that women who have the most serious form of angina are three times as likely to develop severe coronary artery disease (CAD) as men with the same condition.
Allopurinol is inexpensive compared with some other angina drugs and appears to work by reducing the energy needs of the heart, the Lancet reports.
The new data shows that three years after implantation of the Reducer, the majority of patients continued to show measurable improvement in angina symptoms.
A chart review and/or phone survey was performed to analyze pertinent clinical data (sublingual nitroglycerin use and angina class) pre and post EECP.
Women have a higher prevalence of stable angina pectoris than men, according to a meta-analysis of nearly 25,000 cases in 31 countries.