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    Vascular Doctor Chronicles

    A vascular doctor, or vascular specialist, is an expert in the field of medicine that deals with the circulatory processes within the body. This field of medicine encompasses a variety of studies that include cardiovascular disease, blood flow throughout the body, the musculoskeletal system, interventional procedures, maternal/child issues, and rehabilitation. Vascular medicine is also a specialized subspecialty within the field of medicine that involves treatments for diseases of the vascular network, or veins, arteries and other circulatory tissues. Diseases of the cardiovascular system include angina, cardiac arrest, heart failure, myocardial infarction, pericardial infarction, peripheral arterial occlusive disease, venous reflux disease, and pulmonary embolism. Diseases of the circulatory network include atherosclerotic…