[ ath-uh-roh-jen-ik ]
/ ˌæθ ə roʊˈdʒɛn ɪk /
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capable of producing atheromatous plaques in arteries.
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British Dictionary definitions for atherogenic
/ (ˌæθərəʊˈdʒɛnɪk) /
Derived forms of atherogenicatherogenesis, noun
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Medical definitions for atherogenic
[ ăth′ə-rō-jĕn′ĭk ]
Initiating, increasing, or accelerating atherogenesis.
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