Buerger's disease, also called thromboangiitis obliterans, causes blockages in the blood vessels of the feet and hands. This can cause pain, tissue damage, and even tissue death.
Not to be confused with Berger's disease (IgA nephropathy). Thromboangiitis
obliterans is a recurring progressive inflammation ...
Nov 19, 2015 ... Thromboangiitis obliterans (TAO), an inflammatory vasculopathy also known as
Buerger disease, is characterized by an inflammatory ...
Jan 28, 2016 ... Buerger's disease (thromboangiitis obliterans) is a rare disease of the arteries
and veins in the arms and legs. In Buerger's disease, your blood ...
Aug 18, 2015 ... Pathophysiology. Buerger's disease is a vasculitis affecting crural and brachial
arteries. Advanced disease may include subclavian and axillary ...
Thromboangiitis obliterans is also known as Buerger's disease, named after Leo
... may also play a role in the pathophysiology of thromboangiitis obliterans.
Apr 27, 2006 ... Thromboangiitis obliterans or Buerger's disease is a segmental .... Etiology.
Although the cause of Buerger's disease remains unknown, ...
Int J Cardiol. 1998 Oct 1;66 Suppl 1:S237-42. Pathology and pathogenesis of
Buerger's disease. Tanaka K(1). Author information: (1)Fukuoka Dental College,
Jan 18, 2001 ... Not all patients with the disease smoke or use smokeless tobacco, and ... nicotine
-independent role in the pathogenesis of Buerger's disease.
Oct 30, 2015 ... Thromboangiitis obliterans, also called Buerger's disease, is a ... Involvement of
the iliac artery in Buerger's disease (pathogenesis and arterial ...