Month: August 2022

STEMI

What is a heart attack? A heart attack, also known as myocardial infarction, is a form of acute coronary syndrome. It happens when the heart doesn’t receive enough blood. There are three types of heart attacks: ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI) coronary spasm, or unstable angina What is STEMI […]
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Bifurcation Blockage

What is bifurcation blockage of the heart? A bifurcation blockage or bifurcation lesion is narrowing or stenosis in a major coronary artery and an adjacent side-branch vessel of the heart. When does a bifurcation blockage happen? As a result of some alterations in blood flow, plaque and fatty build-up are more likely to form at […]
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