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    Atherosclerosis can be a common condition. Appears in people over 35 years old. The main problem of this disease is that medium and large arteries are severely affected. Cholesterol deposits form on their walls. Over the years, they only grow and significantly narrow the lumen. The organs experience a loss of oxygen and nutrients. The most dangerous is considered to be atherosclerosis of the vessels of the brain. The risk of suffering a stroke or heart attack increases as the disease progresses.

    The main reasons for the appearance of atherosclerosis

    Many believe that this disease occurs due to high cholesterol levels. In fact, it is deposited on the walls of blood vessels if they are damaged. The following factors are responsible for atherosclerosis formation:

    Incorrect metabolism

    diabetes;

    excess weight;

    Poor nutrition

    stress

    Passive lifestyle.

    This disease affects men and women over 50. Even though this problem is more common in the younger age group, it has recently been reported. Atherosclerosis practically does not manifest itself in any way. It can be detected only after some tests and ultrasound of the vessels.

    Symptoms and Treatment

    At the initial stage, the disease does not manifest itself in any way. The first symptoms may appear when significant vasoconstriction occurs. However, they can be different – chest pain, headache, tinnitus, dizziness, significant visual impairment. These symptoms can also be present in other diseases. That is why experts recommend to undergo a comprehensive examination once a year.

    Treatment of atherosclerosis is a long and multi-stage process. Comprehensive medical diagnostics are used.

    medications;

    Significant adjustment to your current lifestyle

    operation.

    It should be noted right away that surgical intervention is carried out only in the most advanced cases. In most cases, atherosclerosis is treated with special drugs, dietary changes and a significant increase in physical activity. This process can take many months and is very lengthy.

    In order to timely identify atherosclerosis, you should make an appointment at the Meddiagnostika clinic. Here, you will find qualified specialists and the latest diagnostic equipment. Thanks to this, an accurate diagnosis will be made and an effective treatment will be developed.

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