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what is a myocardial infarction?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Heart stroke: A heart stroke is also known as a myocardial infarction or heart attack. A blood clot forms in a heart blood vessel. This cuts off flow to a part of the heart and that part dies. This can cause pain, rhythm and pumping disturbances. These things can result in disability or death.
Answered on Sep 17, 2019
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