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Solution - Deposition of Fatty Substances in the Lining of Arteries Results in - HSC Science (General) 12th Board Exam - Biology

Question

Deposition of fatty substances in the lining of arteries results in ______.

(a)Arteriosclerosis

(b)Atherosclerosis

(c) Hyperglycemia

(d)Hypotension

Solution

(b) Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis refers to the deposition of fatty substances in the lining of the arteries. This results in the formation of an atherosclerotic plaque which decreases the size of the arterial lumen.

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Solution for question: Deposition of Fatty Substances in the Lining of Arteries Results in concept: Disorders of Circulatory System. For the course HSC Science (General)
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