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Atherosclerosis across 4000

Atherosclerosis across 4000 years of human history: the Horus study of four ancient populations.

Probable or definite atherosclerosis was noted in 47 of 137 mummies and in all four geographical populations: 29 of 76 ancient Egyptians, 13 of 51 ancient Peruvians, two of five Ancestral Puebloans, and three of five Unangan hunter gatherers