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arterial

1. of, relating to, or affecting an artery or arteries
2. denoting or relating to the usually bright red reoxygenated blood returning from the lungs or gills that circulates in the arteries
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Molecular mediators of arterial inflammation role for microbial products?
The HIV-infected patients, essentially with total virological suppression and very low Framingham Risk Scores - a group that you would ordinarily not be particularly concerned about - had very significant arterial inflammation compared with the Framingham Risk Score matched controls," he commented.
There are 3 important factors that predispose patients to plaque rupture or recurrent events: plaque burden or multiple arterial plaques, the presence of persistent hyperreactive platelets, and ongoing vascular arterial inflammation.
You should monitor your blood pressure regularly, eat a low-fat, low-sodium diet, and get at least 30 minutes of moderately intense exercise daily to reduce arterial inflammation and plaque buildup.
The uptake of iron by periadventitial fat macrophages suggests a potential means of imaging areas of arterial inflammation.
They theorize that the statins' other abilities--to stabilize artery-clogging plaque, fight arterial inflammation, improve blood-vessel function and reduce blood pressure--may contribute to the drugs' beneficial effects in ACS patients.
Numerous cytokines were measured to assess arterial inflammation.