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Compared to men with no hair loss, men whose crowns were completely bald had a 36 percent greater risk of having a coronary event, such as a heart attack, angina, or heart surgery including angioplasty or bypass surgery.
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Origin and Etymology of angina
Latin, throat inflammation, from Greek anchonē strangling, from anchein to strangle
First Known Use: 1578See Words from the same year
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Definition of angina for English Language Learners
medical : a heart disease that causes brief periods of intense chest pain
Medical Definition of angina
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