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Disease Lymphangioleiomyomatosis

Name Lymphangioleiomyomatosis
Synonyms LAM | Lymphangioleiomyomatoses | Lymphangiomyomatoses | Lymphangiomyomatosis
Definition A disease characterized by the progressive invasion of SMOOTH MUSCLE CELLS into the LYMPHATIC VESSELS, and the BLOOD VESSELS. The majority of the cases occur in the LUNGS of women of child-bearing age, eventually blocking the flow of air, blood, and lymph. The common symptom is shortness of breath (DYSPNEA).
Categories Cancer | Immune system disease | Lymphatic disease
MeSH® ID D018192
OMIM® ID 606690

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1. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lymphatic Vessel Tumors Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Lymphangiomyoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Lymphangioleiomyomatosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Perivascular Epithelioid Cell Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Lymphangioleiomyomatosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesHemic and Lymphatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lymphatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lymphoproliferative Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lymphangiomyoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Lymphangioleiomyomatosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
4. DiseasesImmune System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Immunoproliferative Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lymphoproliferative Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lymphangiomyoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Lymphangioleiomyomatosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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