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Cardiac Disorders

  • Coronary Heart Disease - The Risks

    Heart disease in India is on its way to becoming an epidemic soon. The latest statistics suggest that in India, there are roughly 30 million heart patients and two lakh surgeries are being performed...
    21/06/2016 by Dr.
  • Assess your Heart Health with Heart Risk Assessment Tool

    Stress, irregular diet, smoking /alcoholic habits are some of the major causes for cardiovascular diseases, a common feature in the current day scenario. Majority of cardiovascular disease (CVD) are...
    27/03/2015 by Dr.
  • Heart Valve Surgery

    The heart has valves to enable the blood flow between different chambers of the heart and also into the large arteries going out from the heart into the body. These valves open just enough to allow...
    02/02/2015 by Dr.
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia: Genetic Disorder

    Familial hypercholesterolemia (FHC) is a common genetic disorder that may be in the family causing elevated levels of blood cholesterol, especially low density lipoprotein (LDL). High levels of...
    29/12/2014 by Dr.
  • Atherosclerosis

    Arteries are the blood vessels which carry the blood from the heart to all the parts of the body. Normal and healthy arteries are elastic and flexible, but over time, the walls of the arteries...
    24/12/2014 by Dr.
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm

    What is an aortic aneurysm? Aortic aneurysm is an enlargement or bulging of an aorta (major blood vessel that is responsible for supplying pure (oxygenated) blood from the heart to other parts of...
    18/12/2014 by Dr.
  • Congenital Heart Defect

    A congenital heart defect is a birth defect associated with the heart structure, including the protective wall of the heart (pericardium), heart valves, arteries and veins. Abnormality in any part...
    18/11/2014 by Dr.
  • Coronary Artery Spasm

    A coronary artery spasm (CAS) refers to a chronic heart condition indicated by sudden but temporary constriction of the arteries that causes obstruction in blood flow and thus renders the heart,...
    24/10/2014 by Dr.
  • Managing Angina

    Angina or Angina Pectoris refers to the sensation of pain, heaviness and/ or tightness in the chest, which emerges from the heart due to insufficient supply of blood to the heart muscles. Declined...
    20/10/2014 by Dr.
  • Managing Heart Palpitations

    Managing Heart Palpitations

    The palpitations of the heart refers to the feeling that your heart is beating or fluttering so fast that you can significantly feel that in your chest, neck or throat. Although one may get worried...
    13/10/2014 by Dr.

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