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Resuming exercise program: does muscle growth trigger angiogenesis?

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Dr. Steven Tucker
Internal Medicine
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In brief: It's complicated

Exercise can improve vascularity but it does not create the growth of new blood vessels.
Angiogenesis is triggered by injury and cancer as well as during pregnancy.

In brief: It's complicated

Exercise can improve vascularity but it does not create the growth of new blood vessels.
Angiogenesis is triggered by injury and cancer as well as during pregnancy.
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