What is Arteriosclerosis?

A condition in which the walls of arteries are swollen, thickened, and hardened due to calcification in the arteries or arterial walls.

Questions and answers on "Arteriosclerosis"

Asprin low dose (325mg/day) side affects. I've heard that long term use of Asprin can cause hardening of the arteries. Is this true?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Aspirin on long term use donot harden arteries

Detailed Answer:

Thanks for posting your query on XXXXXXX

I think by the term...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

What does arteriosclerosis , osteophytes, and spondylitis are c-3,4,5,&6...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Degenerative changes in cervical spine

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for posting
I have gone through your query and would like to say...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

I my nephew is 13 years old, but he is very smart and he always is worried about the heart diseases, most of all Arteriosclerosis; and he only...

For an immediate answer, try our premium service   Ask a Doctor Now

Recent questions on Arteriosclerosis

Ask Question
Doctor Image

Hi, I am Dr. Andrew Rynne (Family Physician). I will be guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Related Drugs/Medications
Related Treatment/Therapy
Related Procedures
Related Medical Topics