PH 11: Circulatory System - 27 vials - $95
Alternative Name
PH1101 Aorta the large arterial trunk that carries blood from the heart to be distributed by branch arteries through the body
PH1102 Arterial thrombus, recent a recently formed blood clot in an artery
PH1103 Arteriosclerosis, medial, femoral artery a chronic disease in which muscle and elastic fibres are replaced by fibrous tissue; here affecting the main artery in the thigh
PH1104 Artery tubular branching muscular- and elastic-walled vessels that carry blood from the heart through the body
PH1105 Artery, superior mesenteric a large artery that arises from the aorta and supplies the greater part of the small intestine, the cecum, the ascending colon, and the right half of the transverse colon
PH1106 Atheroma, aorta an abnormal fatty deposit in the aorta
PH1107 Atheroma, subclavian artery an abnormal fatty deposit in subclavian artery (large artery that passes to the upper arm)
PH1108 Atherosclerosis, artery disease of wall of artery where inner layer thickens, causing a decrease in the capacity of the artery to transport blood
PH1109 Calcification of artery abnormal deposits of calcium in an artery
PH1110 Cardiac muscle heart muscle the principal tissue in the heart wall
PH1111 Endocarditis, subacute bacterial, aortic valve inflammation of the valve separating the aorta from the left ventricle that prevents blood from flowing back into the left ventricle
PH1112 Fatty degeneration, heart muscle abnormal formation of microscopically visible droplets of fat in the cytoplasm of cells of the heart muscle
PH1113 Hypertrophy, heart muscle enlarged heart muscle
PH1114 Mitral valve, recent and older vegetations roughenings on one of heart valves usually as a result of acute rheumatism
PH1115 Myocardial fibrosis heart muscle scarred from chronic disease
PH1116 Myocardial infarct, old and recent heart attack tissue of the heart muscle has died and is permanently damaged because of an inadequate supply of oxygen to that area
Code Name Alternative Name Description
PH1117 Myocarditis inflammation of the muscular walls of the heart
PH1118 Myoxma a primary heart tumour; this is uncommon as most heart tumours have spread from elsewhere in the body
PH1119 Post-hypertensive sclerosis, peripheral artery hardening of a peripheral artery as a result of high blood pressure
PH1120 Rheumatic endocarditis, mitral valve inflammation of the inner most lining of the heart cavities and mitral valve
PH1121 Syphilis, basilar artery syphilitic changes in the artery that supplies the pons, cerebellum, posterior part of the cerebrum, and the inner ear
PH1122 Temporal arteritis inflammation of the arteries
PH1123 Thrombosis, septic, sigmoid sinus a blood clot with putrefaction within a blood vessel in the sigmoid sinus cavity (skull)
PH1124 Vasculitis, rheumatoid arthritis on steroids inflammation of blood vessels; a symptom sometimes associated with rheumatoid arthritis
PH1125 Vein a tube carrying blood from the capillaries towards the heart
PH1126 Vena Cava two large veins which take deoxygenated blood into the right atrium of heart for delivery to the lungs
PH1127 Venous thrombosis, muscle a blood clot in a vein in a muscle