A 60-year-old female asked:
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i had an ischemic stroke when young. brain aneurysm coiled in may. mra 2 weeks ago shows small vessel disease. what is this? thanks.

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Dr. Atique Mirza
30 years experience Cardiology
Atherosclerosis : You have atherosclerosis, need control of HTN and cholestrol.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014
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