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Arterial insufficiency

  • Definition

    Arterial insufficiency is a lack of enough blood flow through the arteries.

    See also:

    • Arterial embolism
    • Coronary artery disease
    • Mesenteric artery ischemia
    • Peripheral artery disease
    • Stroke
    • Venous insufficiency

    Causes, incidence, and risk factors

    One of the most common causes of arterial insufficiency is atherosclerotic disease.