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Are there gender differences in regards to levels of coronary artery disease?

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Dr. Ray Holt
Family Medicine
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In brief: Yes

Men have higher rates of CAD and they tend to suffer at an earlier age.
This is part of the reason the life expectancy of men is shorter than women.

In brief: Yes

Men have higher rates of CAD and they tend to suffer at an earlier age.
This is part of the reason the life expectancy of men is shorter than women.
Dr. Ray Holt
Dr. Ray Holt
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Dr. Mark Rasak
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Many diffrences

Women tend to develope heart disease later in life they have more atypical symptoms , smaller vessels and more diffuse disease.

In brief: Many diffrences

Women tend to develope heart disease later in life they have more atypical symptoms , smaller vessels and more diffuse disease.
Dr. Mark Rasak
Dr. Mark Rasak
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