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What does hardening of the arteries signal?
12 doctors weighed in

Dr. Govind Sharma
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
9 doctors agree
In brief: Hardening of
It means that ones arteries have become stiff due to a process known as "atherosclerosis" happens over a period of time.
It usually applies to coronary arteries.Which could mean a future heart attack.

In brief: Hardening of
It means that ones arteries have become stiff due to a process known as "atherosclerosis" happens over a period of time.
It usually applies to coronary arteries.Which could mean a future heart attack.
Dr. Govind Sharma
Dr. Govind Sharma
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Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Signals many things
It signals an increased risk of heart attack, stroke and poor circulation to the limbs.
It signals that it is time to make healthy life style changes. It signals that you should see your doctor and set goals to prevent or control diabetes and keep cholesterol and blood pressure below recommended levels.

In brief: Signals many things
It signals an increased risk of heart attack, stroke and poor circulation to the limbs.
It signals that it is time to make healthy life style changes. It signals that you should see your doctor and set goals to prevent or control diabetes and keep cholesterol and blood pressure below recommended levels.
Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
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