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When does arteriosclerosis start?

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Dr. Michael Fenster
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Early

The process of atherosclerosis can actually begin in our late teens and early twenties; although the consequences may not manifest for many years.
Autopsy examination from young people dying in wars and trauma has revealed early signs of atherosclerosis in these individuals.

In brief: Early

The process of atherosclerosis can actually begin in our late teens and early twenties; although the consequences may not manifest for many years.
Autopsy examination from young people dying in wars and trauma has revealed early signs of atherosclerosis in these individuals.
Dr. Michael Fenster
Dr. Michael Fenster
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Dr. John Burns
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Early in life

Atherosclerosis is a disease that takes years/decades to develop but symptoms are uncommon until early/middle adulthood.

In brief: Early in life

Atherosclerosis is a disease that takes years/decades to develop but symptoms are uncommon until early/middle adulthood.
Dr. John Burns
Dr. John Burns
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