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Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)


Myocarditis is an inflammation of the heart muscle. There are various causes but it is usually caused by a virus. The symptoms and possible problems can range from no symptoms at all, to life-threatening heart failure depending on the severity of the infection. Many people with myocarditis recover completely. However, …

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Coronary Angioplasty

What Is Coronary Angioplasty Coronary angioplasty is a procedure used to open narrow or blocked coronary (heart) arteries. The procedure restores blood flow to the heart muscle. Overview As we get older, a waxy substance called plaque can build up inside the arteries. This condition is called atherosclerosis.Atherosclerosis can cause …

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