coronary artery disease

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  • CAD (abbreviation)

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coronary artery disease (uncountable)

  1. (medicine, cardiology) Any disease caused by the accumulation of fatty deposits in the coronary arteries that supply blood to the myocardium.
    Synonyms: coronary heart disease, ischemic heart disease

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