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Disease Takayasu Arteritis

Name Takayasu Arteritis
Synonyms Aortitis Syndrome | Arteritides, Young Female | Arteritis, Takayasu | Arteritis, Takayasus | Arteritis, Takayasu's | Arteritis, Young Female | Disease, Takayasu | Female Arteritides, Young | Female Arteritis, Young | Pulseless Disease | Syndrome, Aortitis | Takayasu Disease | Takayasu's Arteritis | Takayasus Arteritis | Takayasu Syndrome | Young Female Arteritides | Young Female Arteritis
Definition A chronic inflammatory process that affects the AORTA and its primary branches, such as the brachiocephalic artery (BRACHIOCEPHALIC TRUNK) and CAROTID ARTERIES. It results in progressive arterial stenosis, occlusion, and aneurysm formation. The pulse in the arm is hard to detect. Patients with aortitis syndrome often exhibit retinopathy.
Categories Cardiovascular disease | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D013625
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1. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Aortic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Aortic Arch Syndromes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Takayasu Arteritis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vasculitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Arteritis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Takayasu Arteritis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Vascular Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Takayasu Arteritis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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