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Disease Arteriosclerosis

Name Arteriosclerosis
Synonym Arterioscleroses
Definition Thickening and loss of elasticity of the walls of ARTERIES of all sizes. There are many forms classified by the types of lesions and arteries involved, such as ATHEROSCLEROSIS with fatty lesions in the ARTERIAL INTIMA of medium and large muscular arteries.
Categories Cardiovascular disease
MeSH® ID D001161
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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 Arterial Occlusive Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Arteriosclerosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references

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Arteriosclerosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  Arteriolosclerosis
  Arteriosclerosis Obliterans Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Arteriosclerosis, Severe Juvenile
View node Atherosclerosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
View node Coronary Artery Disease Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  Feigenbaum Bergeron Richardson syndrome
  Intermittent Claudication Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Intracranial Arteriosclerosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  Schimke immunoosseous dysplasia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes