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2. What is thrombosis?

  • A heart attack
  • A balloon-like, blood filled structure
  • A blood clot formation
  • Fatty deposits formed within the artery

3. How is a thrombus formed?

  • When there is too little blood
  • When athermomatous plaques are formed
  • When an atheroma causes a rough surface in a blood vessel
  • When there is too much blood

4. How are atheromas formed?

  • Burst arteries
  • Enlarged atheromatous plaques
  • Damaged endothelium
  • Blood clots

5. What are the effects of atheromas?

  • Stopped blood flow
  • Reduced blood flow
  • Increased blood flow


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