atherosclerosis

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  • noun

Synonyms for atherosclerosis

a stage of arteriosclerosis involving fatty deposits (atheromas) inside the arterial walls, thus narrowing the arteries

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Read the full report: Coronary Arteriosclerosis Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014 https://www.
Failure to confirm ferritin and caeruloplasmin as risk factors for the extent of coronary arteriosclerosis.
CORONARY HEART DISEASE, WHICH IS CAUSED PRIMARILY BY CORONARY ARTERIOSCLEROSIS, REPRESENTS A MAJOR THREAT TO THE HEALTH OF WOMEN AND MEN WHO ARE MIDDLE-AGED AND ELDERLY (Yusuf, Srinath, Ounpuu, & Anand, 2001).
He underwent a coronary angiography, which revealed coronary arteriosclerosis.
In ApoE-deficient mice, systemic infection was reported to increase atherosclerotic lesion size (54); local infection accentuated subendothelial inflammation and coronary arteriosclerosis in rat cardiac and aortic allografts, apparently reduced by ganciclovir (DHPG) treatment (55,73).
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