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Mesh term Arteriosclerosis

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Arterial Occlusive Diseases


Thickening and loss of elasticity of the walls of ARTERIES of all sizes. There are many forms classified by the types of lesions and arteries involved, such as ATHEROSCLEROSIS with fatty lesions in the ARTERIAL INTIMA of medium and large muscular arteries.

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Arteriosclerosis Obliterans
Coronary Artery Disease
Intermittent Claudication
Intracranial Arteriosclerosis

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