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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The Pharmacor report entitled Peripheral Arterial Disease, which will be published by the end of the month, finds that stem-cell therapy has the potential to revolutionize the treatment of peripheral arterial disease patients with critical limb ischemia.
About Peripheral Arterial Disease Peripheral artery disease (PAD) is caused by the build-up of fatty substances that collect and adhere to the linings of the arteries, in a process known as atherosclerosis.
Global Markets Direct's, 'Peripheral Arterial Disease - Pipeline Review, H2 2011', provides an overview of the Peripheral Arterial Disease therapeutic pipeline.
Summary GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)/ Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD) Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2013" provides data on the Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)/ Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD) clinical trial scenario.
Life Science Analytics', Peripheral Arterial Disease Therapy Area Pipeline Report contains detailed information on the peripheral arterial disease drug pipeline.
Peripheral arterial disease refers to disease affecting arteries outside the brain and heart and often refers to blockage of arteries in the lower extremities.
Peripheral Arterial Disease - Drug Pipeline Analysis and Market Forecasts to 2016
Table 5: World Historic Review for Peripheral Arterial Disease
Stem cell-based therapies for peripheral arterial disease are expected to fulfill two goals to be efficient: they have to provide better circulation through angiogenesis or neoangiogenesis, and to regenerate lost muscle and other tissues in the affected limb.
21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Affecting approximately 9 million Americans, peripheral arterial disease (P.
6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Peripheral arterial disease, or PAD, is a common condition affecting 12-20 percent of Americans age 65 and older that may be a signal of future heart attack and stroke-and many with the disease may be unaware they have it, says the Society of Interventional Radiology.
More than 12 million patients in the United States alone suffer from peripheral arterial disease, and most current therapies provide poor clinical and economic outcomes.
Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology Studies Evaluate Importance of Ankle Brachial Index in Determining Coronary Disease Risk and Use of Bifurcated Prostheses on Aorto-iliac Lesions as Annual Peripheral Arterial Disease Awareness Month Approaches
Study to Evaluate Abbott's Xpert[TM] Self-Expanding Stent System For Peripheral Arterial Disease