Cardiovascular Diseases

Cardiovascular Diseases - 3) Heart attack The death of...

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AP Biology Cardiovascular Diseases 1) Atherosclerosis Caused by the buildup of cholesterol within arteries. 2) Hypertension High blood pressure It can result in other cardiovascular diseases, such as atherosclerosis.
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Unformatted text preview: 3) Heart attack The death of heart muscles tissues because of deficient oxygen 4) Stroke The death of nervous tissue in the brain Usually resulting from rupture or blockage of arteries in the head...
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