Atherosclerosis is simply the hardening and narrowing of arteries, the blood vessels that transfer the blood from the heart to the rest of the body. 382 more words
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Cardiologist Christopher Allen, M.D., is the first physician in the St. Louis area to use Medtronic’s IN.PACT Admiral, a drug-coated balloon used to treat peripheral artery disease (PAD) in the upper leg. 55 more words
By Lynne Adkins
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A local hospital is using a new method to treat blockages in arteries in the leg.
Peripheral artery disease can be a life-threatening condition as arteries become blocked, preventing blood flow. 138 more words