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Dr. Alan Koslow

Vascular Surgery
IA
43 years experience

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Vascular Surgery

Languages spoken

English

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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Koslow
Vascular Surgery 43 years experience
Yes: Almost all disease states have inflammation as a component. Now some micro-vascular autoimmune diseases are a direct result of an inflammatory process. I need more specifics of type of inflammation you are referring to.
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Koslow
Vascular Surgery 43 years experience
Embolism is a vascul: Embolism is when a clot or piece of cholesterol plaque travels from one part of the vascularture to another so by definition it is a vascular disease. Now an embolism can cause new disease where it travels to such as stroke, and ischemia of a limb or intestines.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Koslow
Vascular Surgery 43 years experience
A disease: They occasionally can be a symptom of something else but most often they are a disease state themselves.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Koslow is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Koslow is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University at Buffalo, The State University of New York School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, NY
Graduated 1978MD
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