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Arterial obstruction: Obstruction to the flow of blood due to fatty plaque deposition on the intimal layer of the vessel wall and aggregation of platelets. See detailed information below for a list of 10 causes of Arterial obstruction, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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