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Pathology Chapter 3 Set 2 pgs 99-115

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Endocarditis
Bacterial Infection of the lining of the heart
Ischemic Heart Disease
Group of disease including anginia pectoriss,acute MI,sudden cardiac arrest and death
Mycarditis
Inflammation of the muscle of the heart
Etiology of Mycarditis
Is a disease of myocardium caused by viruses or by parasites such as toxoplasma or trypanosoma
Cerebrovascular Disease
Atherosclerosis in the arteries of the brain or the carotid artery that leads to the brain
PVD(Peripheral Vascular Disease)
Atherosclerosis of the peripheral arteries,mainly of the LE(lower extremities).
Thrombophlebitis & Deep venous Thrombosis
Inflammation and clotting of veins
Blood Disorders
Leukocytosis,leukopenia,polycythemia and thrombocytopenia
Leukemia
Malignants neoplasma of the blood cells or blood forming organs
Hodgkin's disease & Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Malignant disease of the white cells, called a malignant lymphoma
Lymphangitis
Acute inflammation of the lymphatic vessels
Lymphadenitis
Inflammation of the lymph nodes
Cardiomyopathy
Group of disease affecting the heart
Hypertension
When the BP is greater than 120/80mmHg.