has four (4) chambers
What divides the heart in half?
Heart & blood vessels
Pulmonary Artery carries what type of blood?
What is it when an artery is blocked by a clot?
What is an Aneurysm
Sac-like bulge in a vessel wall
What is CHF?
Congestive Heart Failure- fails to supply adequate blood flow.
What is Atherosclerosis?
Fatty deposits on the walls of arteries
What is Arteriosclerosis?
Hardening & thickening of arterial wall
What is Pericardium?
Large fluid-filled sac surrounds the heart
What is Ischemia?
Lack of blood supply to a body part
What is Atria?
Upper chamber of the heart
What are Ventricles?
Both lower chambers of the heart
What does MI stand for?
Myocardial Infarction, Heart Attack
What does HTN stand for?
Hypertension, few S/S, causes renal failure (kidney)
What is Varicose Veins?
Swollen,twisted dilated veins
What is Angina Pectoria?