Arteriosclerosis; Atherosclerosis; Plaque buildup - arteries
Atherosclerosis is a condition in which fatty material is deposited along the walls of arteries. This fatty material thickens, hardens, and may eventually block the arteries.
by Brenda A. Kuper, M.D.
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