artēriju skleroze

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Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

artēriju skleroze f (5th declension)

  1. (pathology) arteriosclerosis (hardening, narrowing or loss of elasticity in arteries or blood vessels)
    1932. gada jūnijā ģenerāļa veselības stāvoklis pasliktinājās... par iemeslu tam bija ārstu atklātā artēriju skleroze' in June of 1932, the general's health condition worsened... the reason was revealed by doctors as arteriosclerosis

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Usage notes[edit]

The term ateroskleroze is often confused with artēriju skleroze, of which it is one of the main causes.

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