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cardi/o

heart

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atri/o

atrium

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ventricul/o

cavity, ventricle

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vavl/o, vavul/o

valve

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angi/o, vas/o, vascul/o

vessel, duct

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ater/o, ateri/o

artery

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ateril/o

arteriole

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aort/o

aorta

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ven/o, ven/i, phleb/o

vein

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lymph/o

lymph, lymphatic system

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lymphaden/o

lymph node

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lymphangi/o

lymphatic vessel

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splen/o

spleen

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thym/o

thymus

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tonsil/o

tonsil

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AMI

acute myocardial infarction

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AS

aortic stenosis, ateriosclerosis

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CABG

coronary artery bypass graft

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CAD

coronary artery disease

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CCU

coronary/cardiac care unit

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CHF

congestive heart failure

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CPR

cardiopulmonary resuscitation

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CVD

cardiovascular disease

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ECG, EKG

electrocardiogram

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HTN

hypertension

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MI

myocardial infarction

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NSR

normal sinus rhythm