PVD is a build-up of plaque in the arteries outside your heart that reduces blood flow. Ten to 12 million people suffer from this but only half are receiving treatment.
What puts you at risk for PVD?
What are the signs and symptoms of PVD?
How is PVD diagnosed?
How is PVD treated?
Treatment depends on the location of the blockage, severity of blockage, symptoms and overall health of the person but may include: