angina

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Synonyms for angina

any disease of the throat or fauces marked by spasmodic attacks of intense suffocative pain

a heart condition marked by paroxysms of chest pain due to reduced oxygen to the heart

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The long-term prognosis of patients with variant angina has been addressed in a few studies, with the longest average follow-up being 7 years.
Mast cell infiltration in coronary artery spasm has been seen in the pathology of patients with variant angina (8).
Frova(R) should not be given to patients with cerebrovascular syndromes, peripheral vascular disease, uncontrolled hypertension, ischemic heart disease, or to patients who have symptoms or findings consistent with ischemic heart disease, coronary artery vasospasm, including Prinzmetal's variant angina or other significant underlying cardiovascular disease.
MIGRANAL Nasal Spray should not be given to patients with ischemic heart disease or to patients who have clinical symptoms or findings consistent with coronary artery vasospasm, including Prinzmetal's variant angina.
Effect of magnesium on anginal attack induced by hyperventilation in patients with variant angina.