Atheroma

What is Atheroma?

Accumulation or obstruction of the arterial walls due to the intervention of fat or cellular debris etc.

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i heard that cholesterol is bad to heart, in the cholesterol test they do HDL and they say if the levels of HDL is high they say its good for...

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hi,good morning.there are various types of lipoprotein.HDL is one of them and it is called good cholesterol as it is good for cardiovascular...

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Hi, My LDL level is 6.4 mmol/L and my Cholestrol level is 8.8 mmol/L I am 22 years old. may I be affected by Atherosclerosis could it have...

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With those high levels of lipids , i can say you are at a risk of cardiovascular disease.At this age , dyslipidemia...

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My mother had a transesophagal echo and some of the results were concerning. Her is what was reported:

1) left atrial appendage is bilobed with...

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Brief Answer:
Her basic abnormality is Atrial Fibrillation

Detailed Answer:
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After going through the Transesophageal Echo report I...

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