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Coronary heart disease

Contents for Heart disease
  1. Introduction: Heart disease
  2. Causes (106 conditions)
  3. Drug causes (2 listings)
  4. Drug interaction causes (78 listings)
  5. Combined symptoms
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Heart disease

Coronary heart disease: Coronary heart disease is listed as an alternate name or description for symptom:

Causes of Heart disease (Coronary heart disease): See detailed list of causes below.

Heart disease (medical symptom): Any disease that affects that heart but particularly relating to its own blood supply

Article Excerpts for Coronary heart disease:

Heart disease (medical symptom): Cardiovascular disease includes heart disease and stroke. About 57 million Americans live with some form of cardiovascular disease, which causes more than 40% of all deaths in the United States; 950,000 Americans every year. Heart disease and stroke cost the nation almost $260 billion annually. (Source: excerpt from Facts About Cardiovascular Disease: CDC-OC)

Coronary heart disease, the most common form of heart disease, affects the blood vessels (or coronary arteries) of the heart. It causes angina (chest pain) and heart attacks. Women over the age of 40 are more at risk for this disease because heart-related problems tend to increase with age. And, Black women are more likely to die of coronary heart disease than are White women. The good news is that you can do something about preventing this disease. High blood pressure and cholesterol, smoking, obesity, and not being physically active all put you at greater risk for coronary heart disease. (Source: excerpt from HEART AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE: NWHIC)

Causes of Heart disease (Coronary heart disease)

The list of medical condition causes of Heart disease (Coronary heart disease) includes:

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Related Symptoms for Coronary heart disease

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More Symptom Information for Coronary heart disease

For a medical symptom description of 'Coronary heart disease', the following symptom information may be relevant to the symptoms: Heart disease (symptom). However, note that other causes of the symptom 'Coronary heart disease' may be possible.

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Coronary heart disease (medical condition): For a medical symptom description of 'Coronary heart disease', the following disease information may be relevant to the symptoms: Coronary heart disease (disease information). However, numerous other possible causes of the symptom may be possible.

Coronary heart disease (medical condition): Disease affecting the heart's arteries (narrowed arteries)

Coronary heart disease: Coronary heart disease, the most common form of heart disease, affects the blood vessels (or coronary arteries) of the heart. It causes angina (chest pain) and heart attacks. Women over the age of 40 are more at risk for this disease because heart-related problems tend to increase with age. And, Black women are more likely to die of coronary heart disease than are White women. The good news is that you can do something about preventing this disease. High blood pressure and cholesterol, smoking, obesity, and not being physically active all put you at greater risk for coronary heart disease. (Source: excerpt from HEART AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE: NWHIC)

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