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Friday, January 30, 2015
Small Vessel Disease
is small vessel disease the same as a stroke? and with dementia,diabetes,hypertension can this lead to death?
Small vessel disease can be a cause of stroke and stroke can cause death, but not small vessel disease itself.
Jean E Starr, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Vascular Surgery
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University