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How can lipids such as saturated fats, transfats and cholesterol affct heart disease patients?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Increased risk

They are atherogenic - ie, they promote the development and progression of arteriosclerosis.

In brief: Increased risk

They are atherogenic - ie, they promote the development and progression of arteriosclerosis.
Dr. Bennett Werner
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Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Lipids

Your question is too broad to answer here.
Please refer to the following article: http://circ.Ahajournals.Org/content/95/12/2701.Full.

In brief: Lipids

Your question is too broad to answer here.
Please refer to the following article: http://circ.Ahajournals.Org/content/95/12/2701.Full.
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
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