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What causes arteries to clog in the legs?

i had bypass surgry x4 year ago now the arterys in my legs are blocked .what causes it and why.
Asked On : Sun, 20 Dec 2009
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The factors that cause blockage of the arteries in the heart are the same as those that result in leg vessel blockage. Smoking is a prime cause,together with the deposition of cholesterol in the arterial walls. This is due to a combination of diet,inheritance and lack of vigorous exercise.
Answered: Sun, 20 Dec 2009
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