arteriosclerotic arteriosclerotic

Definition(s):

  • (adj) affected by arteriosclerosis

Usage(s):

  1. Probably arteriosclerotic heart disease will also have been eliminated.
  2. The most significant finding was that people who go to church regularly have less arteriosclerotic heart disease.
  3. Many arteriosclerotic and senile people who used to be cared for at home or in county institutions are now sent to State hospitals.

News

  1. Autopsy results released in Kidd Kraddick death

    DALLAS - The cause of death for popular radio shot host David P. Cradick, known as "Kidd Kraddick," was ruled to be the result of arteriosclerotic and hypertensive cardiovascular disease, read a report released by the Jefferson Parish Coroner's Office. According to the Mayo Clinic site, arteriosclerosis is a hardening of the arteries that can restrict blood flow. Mayo Clinic defines hypertension ...
    on August 11, 2013     Source: KVUE-TV Austin

  2. JP coroner releases autopsy report for Kidd Kraddick

    WWLTV.com Email: webteam@wwltv.com | Twitter: @WWLTV JEFFERSON PARISH, La. -- The Jefferson Parish Coroner Dr. Gerry Cvitanovich released the final autopsy report for radio host David "Kidd Kraddick" Cradick. Kraddick died from "arteriosclerotic and hypertensive cardiovascular disease ," according to Cvitanovich. He said the cause of death was determined to be natural. Kraddick, whose show was ...
    on August 10, 2013     Source: WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans

  3. Coroner: Kraddick died of hypertensive cardiovascular disease

    A Louisiana coroner officially ruled on Friday that Dallas radio host Kidd Kraddick died of arteriosclerotic and hypertensive cardiovascular disease.
    on August 9, 2013     Source: FOX 4 News Dallas - Fort Worth

Quotes

  • "We seem to be living in a time of arteriosclerotic orthodoxy. It's hardened so that if you deviate, you're a deviant," Mr. Buckley said. "A lot of the fun has gone out of it. I mean, gee whiz."
    on Oct 14, 2008 By: Christopher Buckley Source: Wall Street Journal

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