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What is the treatment for ascvd?

What is the treatment for ascvd?

Lower cholesterol/BP: ASCVD (atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease), is the leading cause of death in the developed world. It is related to a sedentary western lifestyle which includes exposure to stress, high blood pressure and a diet rich in processed sugars and saturated fats. Genetics also plays a big role. Diabetes and kidney failure make it worse. Avoid red meats and keep fit + maybe a statin if choles is hi. ...Read more

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I have ascvd. Would I survive back surgery? One local dr says yes, another says no.

I have ascvd. Would I survive back surgery? One local dr says yes, another says no.

The future: Neither of those local doctors has a crystal ball! Neither one can tell the future. You obviously have surgical risk. Optimal pre-op management, and excellent anesthesiologist & surgeon help minimize risk. Risk vs. benefit. If your life is horrible without the surgery and your cardiologist, anesthesiologist, & surgeon think the risk is reasonable, well then... Life is full of taking chances. Luck! ...Read more

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Are hypertensive and arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease the same thing?

Are hypertensive and arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease the same thing?

Subset of other: The overall process of atherothrombotic cardiovascular disease involves the disease processes in the walls of the blood vessels that cause blockages affecting the dependent organs. If high blood pressure is the dominant cause of the disease (often coronary, kidney, or brain), then it may be termed hypertensive cardiovascular disease. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of hypertensive and arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease?

What are the symptoms of hypertensive and arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease?

Usually none: These diseases are usually asymptomatic until the end. Then they can present with stroke, heart attack, aneurysms, and peripheral arterial occlusive disease. The best thing is to know your risk factors (diet, smoking, family history) and early warning symptoms. Best to prevent it from. Ever getting to the point of a catastrophe. ...Read more

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Could you please describe hypertensive and arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease?

Could you please describe hypertensive and arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease?

Ok: Hypertensive is high blood pressure with stress on heart which responds by enlarging hypertrophic less functional muscle- muscle-bound! atherosclerosis is plaque deposits in luminal (phenobarbital) surface of the blood vessels causing obstruction and ischemia and damage by heart attack. ...Read more

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How do I know exactly what is hypertensive and arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease?

How do I know exactly what is hypertensive and arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease?

Hypertension...: Hypertension is the fancy word for high blood pressure and atherosclerotic heart disease is hardening of the arteries in your heart or the process where those heart arteries get clogged up potentially leading to a heart attack. ...Read more

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What's the difference between hypertensive and arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease?

What's the difference between hypertensive and arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease?

Subset of other: The overall process of atherothrombotic cardiovascular disease involves the disease processes in the walls of the blood vessels that cause blockages affecting the dependent organs. If high blood pressure is the dominant cause of the disease (often coronary, kidney, or brain), then it may be termed hypertensive cardiovascular disease. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease?

D and E: Diet and exercise. No smoking. Aspirin. Statin. Beta-blocker. Ace-inhibitor. For unstable symptoms or high risk features: coronary angiography and revascularization ...Read more

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What cause bp?

What cause bp?

BP definition.: The blood pressure is the resistance to blood flow through the body. The higher number is the resistance when the heart pumps, and the lower number is the resistance when the heart relaxes and fills. High BP can lead to problems with the heart, kidneys, eyes, blood vessels and brain. 95% of the time, there's no one specific cause perhaps other than genetics. ...Read more

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What cause add?

What cause add?

Many things: The cause of adhd symptoms are many, allergies, low blood sugar, learning problems, nutritional deficiencies to name a few. Everyone deserves a thorough medical evaluation to look for these causes. ...Read more

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