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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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