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I think I have heart problem or a blocked carotid artery. Which came first ?
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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Both at the same tim
Factors causing one cxause they other: smoking, bad cholesterol issues, increased blood pressure, diabetes, and several less liekly other, like homocysteinemia.
These causitive factors need be treated. Both carotid blockage or coronary ischemia may require intervention, surgically.

In brief: Both at the same tim
Factors causing one cxause they other: smoking, bad cholesterol issues, increased blood pressure, diabetes, and several less liekly other, like homocysteinemia.
These causitive factors need be treated. Both carotid blockage or coronary ischemia may require intervention, surgically.
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