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Glossary of Terms 
commonly used in cardiology

ablation
angina
angioplasty
aorta
aortic aneurysm
aortic valve
angiography
arrhythmia
atherosclerosis
atrium
atrial fibrillation
atrial flutter
atrial tachycardia
brachytherapy 
bradycardia
CABG
cardiomyopathy
catheterization
cholesterol
claudication
congenital heart disease
coronary artery
defibrillator
electrophysiology
EP study
HDL cholesterol
hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
hypertrophy
hypertension
hypoxia
ischemia
LDL cholesterol
mitral valve
myocardial infarction
PAC
pacemaker
pulmonic valve
PVC
regurgitation
restenosis
stent 
stenosis
supraventricular tachycardia (SVT)
syncope
tachycardia
tricuspid valve
triglycerides
ventricular fibrillation (VF) 
ventricular tachycardia (VT)
ventricle
Wolff-Parkinson-White

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