microvascular disease


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microvascular disease

See Diabetic microangiopathy.
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Those with chest pain (angina) and suspected vasospastic or microvascular disease.
Women are more likely to have microvascular disease in the body's smallest blood vessels, which is harder to detect; thus, it often goes undiagnosed and untreated.
FRIDAY, July 12, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Microvascular disease (MVD) increases the risk for amputation alone and in combination with peripheral artery disease (PAD), according to a study published online July 8 in Circulation.
MONDAY, July 8, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- No matter where it occurs in the body, microvascular disease ups the risk of leg amputation, a new study finds.
[USA], July 8 (ANI): Microvascular disease in any part of the body is independently linked to a higher risk of leg amputation, finds a study.
Endothelial dysfunction, vasomotor dysfunction, microvascular disease and oxidative stress are suggested to be associated with this clinical entity, although the etiopathogenesis still remains unclear.2 Free radicals are molecules that contain at least one unconjugated electron in their outer orbit, and are prone to react with other molecules to pair the unstable and single electron.
Continued follow-up of these patients will provide additional data on the potential long-term benefits of metformin use, such as the incidence of cardiovascular disease, cancer, and microvascular disease, the investigators concluded.
The facility allows physicians and scientists to use technology such as functional near-infrared spectroscopy to view blood vessels in the brain, ultrasound to evaluate vascular health, and a high-tech walking mat to measure a person's gait, which often changes because of an underlying microvascular disease.
"If this occurs in the brain, it leads to microvascular disease and greater abnormal white-matter burden.
Compared to Sri Lankan data from a study done in 2012 at the National Diabetic Centre in Colombo, both macro- and microvascular disease burdens have increased, with the prevalence of CVD almost double the prevalence reported in 2012 [14].
The major detrimental outcomes in persons with prediabetes are macrovascular diseases and Type 2 diabetes, leading contributors to microvascular disease.
Diabetes mellitus is a chronic debilitating condition, which leads to a variety of complications, such as microvascular disease, atherosclerosis, neuropathy, retinopathy, and nephropathy.