crescendo angina

[ krə-shĕndō ]

n.

Angina pectoris that occurs with increasing frequency, intensity, or duration.

Nearby words

  1. crepy,
  2. cres,
  3. cres.,
  4. crescas,
  5. crescendo,
  6. crescendo murmur,
  7. crescent,
  8. crescent cell anemia,
  9. crescent truss,
  10. crescentic


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