Artherosclerosis

Artherosclerosis

The cause of coronary artery disease, in which the walls of the coronary arteries thicken due to the accumulation of plaque in the blood vessels.
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Because of the central physiological role of sEH in disease states such as ischemical reperfusion injury, artherosclerosis, cardiac hypertrophy, diabetes, hypertension, pain, and inflammation, sEH and its inhibitors are being investigated as a promising therapeutic target to treat numerous ailments (Chiamvimonvat et at.
Artherosclerosis or the narrowing of arteries through the build-up of plaque is a major risk factor for heart disease, stroke, and death.
The researchers followed all of the patients for at least one year, and nearly 24,000 for seven years, looking at annual Medicare payments, mortality, and new diagnoses of congestive heart failure, ischemic heart disease, artherosclerosis (hardening and narrowing of the arteries), diabetes and depression.
The top 10 all-listed medical conditions (DXCCS) for discharges that had an OR service code (036X), but were identified as medical discharges, were essential hypertension, fluid and electrolyte disorders, coronary artherosclerosis and other heart disease, substance-related mental disorders, cardiac dysrhythmias, nonhypertensive congestive heart failure, diabetes without complication, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and bronchiectasis, disorders of lipid metabolism, and deficiency and other anemia.
It causes so-called artherosclerosis, a tightening and stiffening of the blood vessels, which in turn increases the blood pressure.
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At the Birmingham and Solihull coroner's office, a spokeswoman said that Mr Rympel had died from natural causes: acute myocardial schema and coronary artherosclerosis.
1] Artherosclerosis and periodontitis have complex aetiologies, genetic and gender predispositions, and may share pathogenic mechanism as well as common risk factors.
Dietary Fish Oils Containing Eicosapentaenoic Acid and the Prevention of Artherosclerosis and Thrombosis.
This is good news, according to researchers, since high circulating triglyceride levels in the plasma are associated with the severity and progression of artherosclerosis and are recognized as independent risk factors for CHD.