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Disease Blue Toe Syndrome

Name Blue Toe Syndrome
Synonym Syndrome, Blue Toe
Definition A condition that is caused by recurring atheroembolism in the lower extremities. It is characterized by cyanotic discoloration of the toes, usually the first, fourth, and fifth toes. Discoloration may extend to the lateral aspect of the foot. Despite the gangrene-like appearance, blue toes may respond to conservative therapy without amputation.
Categories Cardiovascular disease
MeSH® ID D018438
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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 Embolism and Thrombosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Embolism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Embolism, Fat Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Embolism, Cholesterol Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Blue Toe Syndrome 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 Peripheral Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Blue Toe Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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