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What does the p mean in pvd in vascular disease related to diabetes?
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Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Peripheral
Pvd stands for peripheral vascular disease which is synonymous with pad (peripheral arterial disease).

In brief: Peripheral
Pvd stands for peripheral vascular disease which is synonymous with pad (peripheral arterial disease).
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
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Dr. Norman Chideckel
Surgery - Vascular
In brief: P
P is for peripheral vascular disease Diabetes is a risk factor

In brief: P
P is for peripheral vascular disease Diabetes is a risk factor
Dr. Norman Chideckel
Dr. Norman Chideckel
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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional
In brief: Peripheral
Peripheral meaning anywhere in the body other than heart or brain.

In brief: Peripheral
Peripheral meaning anywhere in the body other than heart or brain.
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Dr. Michael Korona
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