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Flashcards in Ch 11: Abbreviations: Cardiovascular System Deck (17):
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ASHD

Arteriosclerotic Heart Disease

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A-V

Atrioventricular

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BP

Blood Pressure

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CABG

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft

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CAD

Coronary Artery Disease

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CHF

Congestive Heart Failure

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ECG or EKG

Electrocardiogram

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ECHO

Echocardiography

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HDL

High-Destiny Lipoprotein

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LV

Left Ventricle

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LDL

Low-Density Lipoprotein

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MI

Myocardial Infarction

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MVP

Mitral Valve Prolapse

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PTCA

Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angiography

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S-A

Sinoatrial node

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SOB

Shortness of Breath

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TPA

Tissue-type Plasminogen Activator