stenocardia


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stenocardia

(ˌstɛnəʊˈkɑːdɪə)
n
angina pectoris, a contraction of the heart or its vessels due to a lack of oxygen, causing severe chest pain
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The first cohort was the Stenocardia study, which has been described previously (2).
A Chinese crude drug 'Xiebai' is made from this plant to treat stenocardia, heart asthma, and stagnant blood as demonstrated by (Davies, 1992).
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