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Disease Arteriosclerosis Obliterans

Name Arteriosclerosis Obliterans
Synonym Obliterans, Arteriosclerosis
Definition Common occlusive arterial disease which is caused by ATHEROSCLEROSIS. It is characterized by lesions in the innermost layer (ARTERIAL INTIMA) of arteries including the AORTA and its branches to the extremities. Risk factors include smoking, HYPERLIPIDEMIA, and HYPERTENSION.
Categories Cardiovascular disease
MeSH® ID D001162
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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 Arteriosclerosis Obliterans Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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