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Dilated blood vessel

Aneurysm

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Against blood clotting

Anticoagulant

2

Not in rhythm

Arrhythmia

3

Thickening of blood vessel walls - less blood

Arteriosclerosis

4

Fat deposit in vessel

Artherosclocrosis

5

Slow heart rate

Bradycardia

6

Use of current to restore heart beat

Defribillation

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Inflammation of endocardium

Endocarditis

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Deficiency of blood supply - blood clots

Ischemia

9

Heart attack

Myocardial infarction

10

Inflammation or a vain

Phlebitis

11

Blood poisoning

Septicemia

12

Rapid heart beat

Tachycardia

13

Blood clot in vessel

Thrombosis

14

Plastic repair or a valve

Valvuloplasty