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Best way to fix poor circulation?

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Dr. Steven Busuttil
Surgery - Vascular 34 years experience
It Depends: It depends on the severity of the artery disease. Short isolated lesions can be treated with endovascular techniques. Much more severe levels of disease in multiple arteries do better with surgery.
Dr. David Fertel
Vascular Surgery 36 years experience
Depends: Depends on what is wrong, angioplasty, stent, or by-pass.
Dr. Tonga Nfor
Dr. Tonga Nfor commented
Cardiology 17 years experience
I would add that the starting point before any of the above interventions should be diet, exercise, aspirin, QUIT SMOKING (if you smoke), control cholesterol, blood pressure and diabetes.
Mar 30, 2013

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