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Because of the marked variation in chest conformation, the changes seen between inspiration and expiration, and the changes seen between systole and diastole, only relatively dramatic changes in overall cardiac size can be identified in most dogs. Atherosclerosis happens over a period of time and its consequences can be grave and include heart attack and stroke. Cholesterol auto-oxidation in phospholipid membrane bilayers. Small amounts of alcohol with a meal can reduce the sudden rise of a protein (fibrinogen) produced by the liver, which is involved in clot formation.

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Publisher: Humana Press; 2nd ed. 2011 edition (September 9, 2010)

ISBN: 1607611600

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