Angiocare hospital at KPHB Coloney, Kukatpally, Hyderabad has treat patients with mainly carotid arteries diseases (CAD), Stroke usually occurs mainly due build up of plaques caused by hardening of the arteries when the main blood vessels that carry oxygen rich blood to heart and pumped to the brain develop blocks due to white fat, bad cholesterol, higher sugar levels, excess calcium circulation in blood and other substances may stimulate the endothelial cells to divide with fat build up around the connective tissues this leads to thickening or damage of the endothelium of inner lining and even of arteries and ultimately leading to shrinking of diameter and reduced blood flow, reduced oxygen supply simultaneously buildup of plaques this conditions is called atherosclerosis, or hardening of the arteries. When the buildup of clots or plaques becomes more severe, it usually leads to stroke.A major episode of stroke occurs when any part of the brain is damaged by the vascular problems; where part of the circulation to the brain is cut off, usually due to blockages in the carotid arteries.Atherosclerosis usually lead to serious problems like heart attack, brain stoke mostly leading to death if untreated early. If a plaque or clot blocks a blood vessel that nurtures the heart, it will eventually lead to heart attack. Plaques or clot blocks a blood vessel that nurtures the brain, it causes a stroke. Dr. Puneeth Joopalli is a specialized well trained with more success rate in performing surgery with patients suffering from atherosclerosis and stoke.
High blood pressure:
High blood pressure, or hypertension, is a leading cause of stroke and the most significant controllable risk factor.
The nicotine and carbon monoxide in cigarette smoke damage the cardiovascular system and pave the way for a stroke. The use of birth control pills combined with cigarette smoking can greatly increase the risk of stroke.
If you have Type 1 or 2 diabetes, control your blood sugar. Diabetes mellitus is an independent risk factor for stroke. Many people with diabetes also have high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol and are overweight increasing their risk even more.
Diets high in saturated fat, trans fat and cholesterol can raise blood cholesterol levels. Diets high in sodium (salt) can increase blood pressure. Diets with high calories can lead to obesity.
Physical inactivity can increase your risk of stroke, heart disease, overweight/obesity, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol and diabetes.
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