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what does chronic microvascular disease mean?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
Microvascular diseas: It means the diffuse microvascularity at the distal end of the arterial tree is narrowed so that end vessel flow is impaired and unless a way can be found to open up the microvasculature chronic ischemia of the beds supplied will be present.

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