Not to be confused with Berger's disease (IgA nephropathy). Thromboangiitis
obliterans is a .... The cause of the disease is thought to be autoimmune in nature
and heavily linked to tobacco use ...
Almost everyone with Buerger's disease smokes cigarettes. However, Buerger's
disease can occur in people who use other forms of tobacco, like chewing ...
Buerger's disease causes inflammation of blood vessels in legs and arms, ... in
people from Bangladesh who smoke a type of home-made cigarette made from ...
Jan 28, 2016 ... Virtually everyone diagnosed with Buerger's disease smokes cigarettes or uses
other forms of tobacco, such as chewing tobacco. Quitting all ...
Apr 3, 2014 ... By age 18, he was diagnosed with Buerger's disease, a disorder linked to
tobacco use that causes blood vessels in the hands and feet to ...
Virtually everyone diagnosed with Buerger's disease smokes cigarettes or uses
other forms of tobacco, such as chewing tobacco. Quitting all forms of tobacco is ...
Buerger's disease, also known as thromboangiitis obliterans, is a rare disorder
that, in most cases, affects young or middle-aged male cigarette smokers.
As for heart and other circulatory diseases, the two chemicals in cigarettes that ....
The condition is known as Buerger's Disease (thromboangiitis obliterans.) ...
Mar 18, 2014 ... Victoria Marks, 41, from Cornwall, has Buerger's disease - a rare ... her picture on
cigarette packets would encourage other smokers to give up.
Abstract. Buerger's disease is rare in the West but common in parts of Asia and
the Middle East. A total of 39 patients with Buerger's disease were investigated in