Question and answer
What distinguishes atherosclerosis from arteriosclerosis? A. Arteriosclerosis can lead to blood clots. B. Atherosclerosis is characterized by plaque buildup. C. Arteriosclerosis results in
inefficient blood flow. D. Atherosclerosis is a general term for artery hardening.
B. Atherosclerosis is characterized by plaque buildup. Atherosclerosis is the most common type of arteriosclerosis, or hardening of the arteries, and caused by plaque building up in the vessel. [ Over time the plaque causes thickening of the walls of the artery. Stiffness and a loss of elasticity also result. ]
Get an answer
Original conversation
User: What distinguishes atherosclerosis from arteriosclerosis? A. Arteriosclerosis can lead to blood clots. B. Atherosclerosis is characterized by plaque buildup. C. Arteriosclerosis results in inefficient blood flow. D. Atherosclerosis is a general term for artery hardening.

Weegy: B. Atherosclerosis is characterized by plaque buildup. Atherosclerosis is the most common type of arteriosclerosis, or hardening of the arteries, and caused by plaque building up in the vessel. [ Over time the plaque causes thickening of the walls of the artery. Stiffness and a loss of elasticity also result. ]
indi|Points 256|

User: The failure to deliver blood to the heart due to a narrowing of arteries results in __________. A. atherosclerosis B. a stroke C. coronary heart disease D. hypertension

User: How can atherosclerosis and a blood clot result in death? A. If the blood clot is big enough, it can stop all blood from reaching the heart. B. The blood clot can stop blood flow to heart muscle tissue and lead to the heart muscle dying. C. A blood clot in the heart can result in too much oxygen reaching the tissues of the body. D. Atherosclerosis can result in the heart hardening too much for the muscle to contract.

Weegy: How can atherosclerosis and a blood clot result in death? A. If the blood clot is big enough, it can stop all blood from reaching the heart.
Linksca|Points 50|

User: Once a person has been diagnosed with diabetes, what is the single greatest health threat they will face? A. arthritis B. cardiovascular disease C. obesity D. cancer

Weegy: Once a person has been diagnosed with diabetes, what is the single greatest health threat they will face? B. cardiovascular disease
lastlove|Points 65|

User: What distinguishes high blood pressure from conditions such as arteriosclerosis and atherosclerosis? A. Arteriosclerosis and atherosclerosis can't be treated with medication. B. High blood pressure is identified by chest pain. C. High blood pressure can't be treated with medication. D. High blood pressure has no symptoms.

Weegy: A. Arteriosclerosis and atherosclerosis can't be treated with medication.
Expert answered|jbdash|Points 51|

Question
Asked 4/19/2013 9:59:45 AM
0 Answers/Comments
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
What is the definition of dharma? a. Rama's excessive force c. love and understanding b. Sita's royal position d. virtue and natural order
Weegy: The definition of dharma is : d. virtue and natural order. (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 4/18/2013 10:01:50 AM
0 Answers/Comments
Which of the following is the only way that a claim against the United States could secure redress? a. A presidential veto b. An act of Congress c. Through judicial review d. Through congressional appointment
Weegy: Which of the following is the only way that a claim against the United States could secure redress? b. An act of Congress. (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 4/18/2013 11:08:21 AM
0 Answers/Comments
The obligation to prove your argument true is _________________. a. the burden of proof c. the counter argument b. the rebuttal d. a necessity for a debate
Weegy: The obligation to prove your argument true is the burden of proof. User: There are ______ types of debates. a. two c. four b. three d. five User: Debates rely on a. arguing. c. fact finding. b. persuasion. d. none of these Weegy: Debates rely on fact finding. (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 4/18/2013 12:09:35 PM
0 Answers/Comments
China's highest organ of state power is the a. National People's Congress. c. House of Commons. b. House of Lords. d. the Premiere Cabinet.
Weegy: China's highest organ of state power is the a. National People's Congress. [ The Constitution of the PRC stipulates that the country’s central state organs mainly comprise six components: the National People’s Congress (NPC), the Presidency of the PRC, the State Council, the Central Military Commission, the Supreme People’s Court and the Supreme People’s Procuratorate. The five organs––the Presidency of the PRC, the State Council, the Central Military Commission, the Supreme People’s Court and the Supreme People’s Procuratorate––are formed by the NPC, and are responsible to the NPC and its Standing Committee. ] (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 4/19/2013 10:21:00 AM
0 Answers/Comments
17,394,043 questions answered
Popular Conversations
9=8m+23
9/16/2014 9:18:52 PM| 5 Answers
Which of the following areas would most likely have the deepest layer ...
Weegy: Which of the following areas would most likely have the deepest layer of topsoil? b. beach User: Which layer ...
9/17/2014 1:00:32 AM| 4 Answers
Ramona enjoys her job because she is able to help kids in an after ...
Weegy: Ramona enjoys her job because she is able to help kids in an after school program. The work value Ramona feels ...
9/16/2014 7:40:25 AM| 3 Answers
A story’s narrator is its ...
9/16/2014 8:41:39 AM| 3 Answers
what is the seafarer?
9/16/2014 7:19:39 AM| 2 Answers
If a material has a hardness of 8, it cannot be scratched by a ...
Weegy: That is false User: In a test of hardness, _____ will scratch _____. corundum, diamond talc, gypsum quartz, ...
9/16/2014 7:15:55 AM| 2 Answers
The value of y varies directly with x, and y = 4 when x = 10. Find y ...
Weegy: y = 2.5 when x =4. User: The value of y varies directly with x, and y = 3 when x = 1. Find y when x = ...
9/16/2014 7:36:20 AM| 2 Answers
The value of y varies directly with x, and y = 3 when x = 6. Find y ...
Weegy: y = 2.5 when x =4. User: The value of y varies directly with x, and y = 12 when x = 6. Find y when x = ...
9/16/2014 7:41:01 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
R
L
1
1
P
C
1
P
1
1
L
P
C
P
C
1
P
C
L
P
C
1
P
C
P
C
P
C
L
Points 1800 [Total 26199]| Ratings 4| Comments 1760| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
L
P
C
1
Points 1660 [Total 8191]| Ratings 8| Comments 1580| Invitations 0|Online
S
L
1
1
1
1
L
1
L
Points 1277 [Total 11057]| Ratings 0| Comments 1277| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
P
C
Points 1222 [Total 18394]| Ratings 3| Comments 1192| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
C
P
C
1
L
L
P
C
1
Points 1180 [Total 17119]| Ratings 9| Comments 1090| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
Points 460 [Total 11706]| Ratings 0| Comments 460| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
P
C
P
C
1
L
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
P
C
P
C
Points 441 [Total 18972]| Ratings 0| Comments 441| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 396 [Total 1066]| Ratings 0| Comments 396| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 368 [Total 5492]| Ratings 4| Comments 328| Invitations 0|Offline
S
P
C
L
P
L
1
Points 45 [Total 6102]| Ratings 1| Comments 35| Invitations 0|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.