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Disease Aneurysm

Name Aneurysm
Synonyms Aneurysm, Fusiform | Aneurysms | Aneurysms, Fusiform | Fusiform Aneurysm | Fusiform Aneurysms | Saccular Aneurysm
Definition Pathological outpouching or sac-like dilatation in the wall of any blood vessel (ARTERIES or VEINS) or the heart (HEART ANEURYSM). It indicates a thin and weakened area in the wall which may later rupture. Aneurysms are classified by location, etiology, or other characteristics.
Categories Cardiovascular disease
MeSH® ID D000783
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DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Aneurysm Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Aneurysm Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Aberrant subclavian artery
View node Aneurysm, Dissecting Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Aneurysm, False Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Aneurysm, Infected
View node Aneurysm, Ruptured Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Aortic Aneurysm Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Coronary Aneurysm Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Endoleak
  Heart Aneurysm
  Iliac Aneurysm Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Intracranial Aneurysm Has associated chemicals Has associated genes