Definition of Arterial sclerosis
1. Noun. Sclerosis of the arterial walls.
Specialized synonyms: Atherosclerosis, Coronary Artery Disease, Arteriosclerosis Obliterans
Generic synonyms: Induration, Sclerosis
Derivative terms: Arteriosclerotic
Medical Definition of Arterial sclerosis
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Literary usage of Arterial sclerosis
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1. The Practitioner by Gale Group, ProQuest Information and Learning Company (1908)
"The description of arterial sclerosis, that has just been given, is, to all intents and purposes, the one put forward by Russell, and it will be adopted in ..."
2. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1908)
"This may be the case with the arterial sclerosis and the associated renal contraction of old persons, and I repeat that I am ready to admit a primary ..."
3. Disease of the Pancreas: Its Cause and Nature by Eugene Lindsay Opie (1903)
"arterial sclerosis, as is well known, is present in a large proportion of ... Grube found arterial sclerosis in sixty-six of one hundred and seventy- seven ..."