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What does LAD stand for?

LAD stands for left anterior descending CA


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The prognosis of patients with coronary artery disease is related to the extent of myocardium at risk. Proximal left anterior descending coronary artery (LAD) lesions...
Left anterior descending artery (LAD) ligation has been commonly used in rats to induce left ventricular infarction for research purposes. However, LAD ligation
The left anterior descending (LAD, interventricular) artery appears to be a direct continuation of the left coronary artery which descends into the anterior...
Stenosis of the proximal left anterior descending artery is regarded with considerable anxiety by patients, physicians, and surgeons alike. The appellation widow...