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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thromboangiitis_obliterans

Not to be confused with Berger's disease (IgA nephropathy). Thromboangiitis obliterans, also ... The mechanisms underlying Buerger's disease are still largely unknown, but smoking and tobacco consumption are major factors associated with it. It has been suggested that the tobacco may trigger an immune response in ...

www.hopkinsvasculitis.org/types-vasculitis/buergers-disease

The classic Buerger's Disease patient is a young male (e.g., 20–40 years old) who is a heavy cigarette smoker. More recently, however, a higher percentage of  ...

www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/diseases/buergers-disease.html

Almost everyone with Buerger's disease smokes cigarettes. However, Buerger's disease can occur in people who use other forms of tobacco, like chewing ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/buergers-disease/symptoms-causes/syc-20350658

Aug 4, 2017 ... Virtually everyone diagnosed with Buerger's disease smokes cigarettes or uses other forms of tobacco, such as chewing tobacco. Quitting all ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1523324

Thromboangiitis obliterans or Buerger's disease is a segmental occlusive ... use or exposure to tobacco is central to the initiation and progression of the disease.

www.healthline.com/health/thromboangiitis-obliterans

Aug 11, 2017 ... Buerger's disease, or thromboangiitis obliterans, causes blockages in the ... Mayo Clinic, almost everyone with Buerger's disease uses tobacco.

whyquit.com/whyquit/brandons-missing-legs-buergers-disease.html

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 ...

patient.info/health/buergers-disease-leaflet

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 ...

rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/buergers-disease

Buerger's disease, also known as thromboangiitis obliterans, is a rare disorder that, in most cases, affects young or middle-aged male cigarette smokers.