What Is the Difference Between Atherosclerosis and Arteriosclerosis? Center

Arteriosclerosis is a broader term for the condition in which the arteries narrow and harden, leading to poor circulation of blood throughout the body. Atherosclerosis is a specific kind of arteriosclerosis, but these terms are often used interchangeably. Both conditions lead to decreased blood flow to other parts of the body. Atherosclerosis is a progressive disease, which may either start in childhood or late adulthood. Read more: What Is the Difference Between Atherosclerosis and Arteriosclerosis? Article

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