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Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment of Angina

Angina pectoris is the pain or pressure in the chest, shoulders, jaw, neck or back caused by the small arteries not carrying enough oxygen and nutrients to the heart muscle. Angina can sometimes be mistaken for an upset stomach. Angina is often a symptom of coronary heart (or artery) disease. Coronary heart disease is the most common form of heart disease and it is caused by build-up on the walls of your coronary arteries. Plaque […]