English-Hanzi/Atheroma narrows the coronary arteries

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The fatty deposits, called atheroma, are made up of cholesterol and other waste substances.

脂肪 的 沉积物,称为 粥样瘤,由 胆固醇 和 其他 废物 组成。

The build-up of atheroma on the walls of the coronary arteries makes the arteries narrower, restricting the flow of blood to the heart muscle. This process is called atherosclerosis.