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There are many online sources where a person can find a list of heart diseases including WebMD, MedicineNet and the World Heart Federation. Some of the many heart diseases mentioned at these online sources include angina... More »

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There are so many types of heart diseases that they are grouped into different families, according to the World Heart Federation. These families include rheumatic, hypertensive, ischemic, cerebrovascular and inflammatory... More »

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A list of diseases that can lead to heart disease include diabetes and rheumatoid arthritis, according to Mayo Clinic. Kawasaki disease and high blood pressure can also lead to heart disease, says WebMD, as can ankylosin... More »

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