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1,387 Possible Causes for Coronary Atherosclerosis

  • Menopause

    Early menopause predicts future coronary heart disease and stroke: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Menopause 19, 1081–1087 (2012). 94. Luine, V. N.[nature.com]

  • Hypertension

    Coronary, cerebral, and muscle blood flow is maintained unless severe atherosclerosis coexists in these vascular beds.[merckmanuals.com] Adiposity, cardiac size and precursors of coronary atherosclerosis in 5- to 15-year-old children: a retrospective study of 210 violent deaths.[dx.doi.org] Severe hypertension ( hypertensive emergencies ) can cause severe cardiovascular, neurologic, renal, and retinal symptoms (eg, symptomatic coronary atherosclerosis, HF, hypertensive[merckmanuals.com]

  • Metabolic Syndrome

    The notion that people can be "fat but fit" is being challenged by a study showing a high prevalence of subclinical coronary atherosclerosis in obese subjects with no evidence[medpagetoday.com] The metabolic syndrome, its component risk factors, and progression of coronary atherosclerosis. Archives of Internal Medicine 170, 478 – 484.[doi.org] Mechanisms of disease: inflammation, atherosclerosis, and coronary artery disease.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tonsillitis

    Tonsillitis is an extremely common condition, usually it is self-limiting, of viral origin, and managed conservatively in general practice. Rarely patients require inpatient management, usually when bacterial infection is present or when the cause is virulent organisms such as Epstein Barr virus. Complications can be divided[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Obesity

    Disturbances of glucose metabolism in men referred for coronary arteriography. Postload glycemia as predictor for coronary atherosclerosis.[dx.doi.org] Stop smoking Coronary Artery Disease Persons with diabetes mellitus are at increased risk for accelerated and advanced atherosclerosis that increases the risk for coronary[library.med.utah.edu] The metabolic syndrome and risk of major coronary events in the Scandinavian Simvastatin Survival Study (4S) and the Air Force/Texas Coronary Atherosclerosis Prevention Study[dx.doi.org]

  • Malnutrition

    Malnutrition is a condition that results from eating a diet in which one or more nutrients are either not enough or are too much such that the diet causes health problems. It may involve calories, protein, carbohydrates, vitamins or minerals. Not enough nutrients is called undernutrition or undernourishment while too[…][en.wikipedia.org]

  • Hypercholesterolemia

    Tendon xanthomas and coronary atherosclerosis develop after ages 20 and 30, respectively. Homozygotes number 1 in 1 million persons.[ommbid.mhmedical.com] Two weeks later, he passed away from sudden cardiac death due to coronary atherosclerosis.[acc.org] Early diagnosis and treatment to lower LDL levels and treat other coronary risk factors slows the progression of coronary atherosclerosis.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Angina Pectoris

    coronary artery without angina pectoris I25 . 810 Atherosclerosis of coronary artery bypass graft(s) without angina pectoris Cases of angina alone without coronary atherosclerosis[codeitrightonline.com] Pravastatin limitation of atherosclerosis in the coronary arteries (PLAC I): reduction in atherosclerosis progression and clinical events.[doi.org] This supports a potential additive benefit of statins in the inflammatory state of ACS and reaffirms the clinical importance of statin therapy for coronary atherosclerosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Morbid Obesity

    […] including: Respiratory diseases: Sleep apnea, respiratory infections, bronchial asthma, and obesity hypoventilation syndrome Cardiovascular diseases: Essential hypertension, coronary[symptoma.com] Strategies for the prevention of coronary heart disease: a policy statement of the European Atherosclerosis Society. Eur Heart J 1987:8:77-88. ‎[books.google.es] High blood pressure has its own list of co-morbidities: Damage to the heart and coronary arteries Heart attack Heart disease Congestive heart failure Aortic dissection Atherosclerosis[ngpg.org]

  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

    Young obese women with polycystic ovary syndrome have evidence of early coronary atherosclerosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] , hypertension, dyslipidemia, coronary artery disease, and endometrial carcinoma.[web.archive.org] […] wall thickness, presence of carotid plaque and increased coronary artery calcification) [ 34, 57 ] are further exacerbated by obesity [ 27, 58, 59 ].[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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