Atherosclerosis PDF

Atherosclerosis PDF is patchy intimal plaques (atheromas) encroach on the lumen of medium- and large arteries, containing lipids, inflammatory cells, smooth muscle cells, and connective tissue; the plaques comprise lipids, inflammatory cells, smooth muscle cells, and connective tissue. Dyslipidemia, diabetes, cigarette smoking, family history, sedentary lifestyle, obesity, and hypertension are all risk factors. Symptoms appear … Read more