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Disease Moyamoya Disease

Name Moyamoya Disease
Synonyms Cerebrovascular Moyamoya Disease | Classic Moyamoya Disease | Disease, Classic Moyamoya | Disease, Moya-Moya | Disease, Primary Moyamoya | Moya Moya Disease | Moya-Moya Disease | Moyamoya Disease, Classic | Moyamoya Disease, Primary | Moyamoya Disease, Secondary | Moyamoya Diseases, Primary | Moyamoya Syndrome | Primary Moyamoya Disease | Primary Moyamoya Diseases | Progressive Intracranial Occlusive Arteropathy (Moyamoya) | Secondary Moyamoya Disease
Definition A noninflammatory, progressive occlusion of the intracranial CAROTID ARTERIES and the formation of netlike collateral arteries arising from the CIRCLE OF WILLIS. Cerebral angiogram shows the puff-of-smoke (moyamoya) collaterals at the base of the brain. It is characterized by endothelial HYPERPLASIA and FIBROSIS with thickening of arterial walls. This disease primarily affects children but can also occur in adults.
Categories Cardiovascular disease | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D009072
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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cerebrovascular Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Carotid Artery Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Moyamoya Disease Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cerebrovascular Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Intracranial Arterial Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cerebral Arterial Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Moyamoya Disease Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. 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 Moyamoya Disease Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
4. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cerebrovascular Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Carotid Artery Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Moyamoya Disease Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
5. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cerebrovascular Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Intracranial Arterial Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cerebral Arterial Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Moyamoya Disease Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Moyamoya Disease Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Moyamoya disease 1
  Moyamoya disease 2 Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Moyamoya disease 3
  MOYAMOYA DISEASE 4 WITH SHORT STATURE, HYPERGONADOTROPIC HYPOGONADISM, AND FACIAL DYSMORPHISM