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What is the definition of heart disease that is not congenital?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Heart disease

Is a nonspecific term that refers to conditions which impair the heart's ability to function.
They include rhythm disturbances, structural disturbances, infectious disturbances, inflammatory disturbances, malignant processes, toxic processes and others.......

In brief: Heart disease

Is a nonspecific term that refers to conditions which impair the heart's ability to function.
They include rhythm disturbances, structural disturbances, infectious disturbances, inflammatory disturbances, malignant processes, toxic processes and others.......
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Dr. Barton Cook
Pediatrics - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Acquired

If you weren't born with it, it is acquired.

In brief: Acquired

If you weren't born with it, it is acquired.
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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Anything

You acquired & weren't born with.

In brief: Anything

You acquired & weren't born with.
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Heart Disease aquire

Heart disease not present at birth and acquired after birth.

In brief: Heart Disease aquire

Heart disease not present at birth and acquired after birth.
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