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All About Atherosclerosis

  By Dr. Nishith Chandra, Cardiology The narrowing and hardening of the artery walls due to plaque (a substance made up of cholesterol, calcium, fats and other debris in the bloodstream) build-up is called atherosclerosis. This process of substance build-up happens gradually, and puts the flow of blood at risk. In fact,…

Everything About Angiography

By Dr. Saurabh Joshi, Radiology Angiography is one of the most primary tests that is conducted on people with complaints of heart diseases or those who have suffered a cardiac arrest of some degree. It usually involves the insertion of a fine plastic tube called the catheter into one’s artery in…