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Define for me what peripheral vascular disease is?

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Dr. Joseph Gemmete
Radiology - Interventional
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In brief: Plaque in legs

Peripheral vascular disease (pvd), also known as peripheral arterial occlusive disease (paod) or arteriosclerosis obliterans, refers to occlusion or stenosis of arteries, usually in the lower extremities.

In brief: Plaque in legs

Peripheral vascular disease (pvd), also known as peripheral arterial occlusive disease (paod) or arteriosclerosis obliterans, refers to occlusion or stenosis of arteries, usually in the lower extremities.
Dr. Joseph Gemmete
Dr. Joseph Gemmete
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Dr. Hector Dourron
Surgery - Vascular
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In brief: Outside brain

Peripheral vascular disease refers to any disease or disorder of the circulatory system outside of the brain and heart.

In brief: Outside brain

Peripheral vascular disease refers to any disease or disorder of the circulatory system outside of the brain and heart.
Dr. Hector Dourron
Dr. Hector Dourron
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In brief: Hardening

Of the arteries leading to decreased blood flow to the extremities.

In brief: Hardening

Of the arteries leading to decreased blood flow to the extremities.
Dr. Cosme Manzarbeitia
Dr. Cosme Manzarbeitia
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