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Disease Thromboangiitis Obliterans

Name Thromboangiitis Obliterans
Synonyms Buerger Disease | Buerger's Disease | Buergers Disease | Disease, Buerger | Disease, Buerger's | Thromboangitis Obliterans
Definition A non-atherosclerotic, inflammatory thrombotic disease that commonly involves small and medium-sized arteries or veins in the extremities. It is characterized by occlusive THROMBOSIS and FIBROSIS in the vascular wall leading to digital and limb ISCHEMIA and ulcerations. Thromboangiitis obliterans is highly associated with tobacco smoking.
Categories Cardiovascular disease
MeSH® ID D013919
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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 Arterial Occlusive Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thromboangiitis Obliterans 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 Thromboangiitis Obliterans Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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