Definition of congestive in English:
Involving or produced by congestion of a part of the body.
- These have included chest pain, myocardial infarction, congestive cardiac failure, severe headache requiring hospitalization, and pulmonary embolism.
- Deficiencies have been linked to various heart conditions, including angina, congestive heart disease and mitral valve prolapse.
- Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy showed nonbleeding esophageal varices and congestive gastropathy.
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