Diseases of the heart and blood vessels (cardiology)

Serous pericarditis

Inflammation of the fibrous sac surrounding the heart (pericardium), in which the predominant symptom is the formation and accumulation of serum exudate (effusion) in it - serous fluid, is diagnosed as serous pericarditis.


The term "fibroelastosis" in medicine refers to changes in the connective tissue of the body, covering the surface of internal organs and blood vessels, due to a violation of the growth of elastic fibers.

Treatment of atherosclerosis of the carotid arteries

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Atherosclerosis of the carotid arteries

Among numerous vascular diseases, atherosclerosis of the carotid arteries is quite common. This is a chronic pathology, accompanied by a violation of cholesterol metabolism and can lead to life-threatening complications. R

Fibrinous pericarditis

Various pathologies of the cardiovascular system can be complicated by such a disorder as fibrinous pericarditis. Such a complication requires immediate examination and treatment, which is necessary to prevent the further development of other serious consequences.

Atherosclerosis of the abdominal aorta and its branches

Atherosclerosis of the abdominal aorta is a chronic pathology. The disease is characterized by a specific lesion of the vessel, connective tissue proliferation against the background of fatty infiltration of the inner wall, which generally leads to organ and general circulatory disorders.

Cavernous sinus thrombosis

Cavernous sinus thrombosis is considered a rare disorder, and at the same time quite dangerous, since there is a significant risk of inflammation spreading to the area of cerebral structures. 


When pains are felt that are localized on the left side of the chest - where the heart is located, then when contacting a doctor, cardialgia will be indicated in the medical report.

Pericardial effusion

Pericardial effusion is more often a consequence, not an underlying cause: the disease develops in response to an existing polyserositis or other pathology, accompanied by a lesion of the pericardium.


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