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What does coronary occlusion acute, arterio-sclerotic cardio vascular disease and acute myocardial infarction mean?

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Dr. John Garner
15 years experience in Cardiology
the same thing: Arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease means blockages in the coronary arteries. The manifestation of coronary artery blockage is a heart attack. When this happen suddenly, we say it is acute.
Answered on Apr 4, 2013

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