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Generalized atherosclerosis

MedGen UID:
4866
Concept ID:
C0017327
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: generalised and unspecified atherosclerosis; generalized and unspecified atherosclerosis; Generalized Atherosclerosis; generalized atherosclerosis
SNOMED CT: Generalized atherosclerosis (39823006)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0002275

Definition

Atherosclerosis that is not localized. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVGeneralized atherosclerosis

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Mishima E, Suzuki T, Ito S
Am J Hypertens 2020 Apr 29;33(5):391-401. doi: 10.1093/ajh/hpaa016. PMID: 31996895
Raparelli V, Proietti M, Napoleone L, Bucci T, Talerico G, Pignataro FS, Basili S
Vasa 2014 Sep;43(5):309-25. doi: 10.1024/0301-1526/a000369. PMID: 25147008
Jaeger BR
Ther Apher 2001 Jun;5(3):207-11. PMID: 11467757

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Fernández-Friera L, Peñalvo JL, Fernández-Ortiz A, Ibañez B, López-Melgar B, Laclaustra M, Oliva B, Mocoroa A, Mendiguren J, Martínez de Vega V, García L, Molina J, Sánchez-González J, Guzmán G, Alonso-Farto JC, Guallar E, Civeira F, Sillesen H, Pocock S, Ordovás JM, Sanz G, Jiménez-Borreguero LJ, Fuster V
Circulation 2015 Jun 16;131(24):2104-13. Epub 2015 Apr 16 doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.114.014310. PMID: 25882487
Huysman E, Mathieu C
Acta Chir Belg 2009 Oct;109(5):587-94. doi: 10.1080/00015458.2009.11680493. PMID: 19994800
Kadoglou NP, Iliadis F, Liapis CD
Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2008 Mar;35(3):264-72. Epub 2007 Nov 7 doi: 10.1016/j.ejvs.2007.08.022. PMID: 17988901
Liu PY, Death AK, Handelsman DJ
Endocr Rev 2003 Jun;24(3):313-40. doi: 10.1210/er.2003-0005. PMID: 12788802
Pedersen BK, Bruunsgaard H, Ostrowski K, Krabbe K, Hansen H, Krzywkowski K, Toft A, Søndergaard SR, Petersen EW, Ibfelt T, Schjerling P
Int J Sports Med 2000 May;21 Suppl 1:S4-9. doi: 10.1055/s-2000-1444. PMID: 10893017

Diagnosis

Fernández-Friera L, Peñalvo JL, Fernández-Ortiz A, Ibañez B, López-Melgar B, Laclaustra M, Oliva B, Mocoroa A, Mendiguren J, Martínez de Vega V, García L, Molina J, Sánchez-González J, Guzmán G, Alonso-Farto JC, Guallar E, Civeira F, Sillesen H, Pocock S, Ordovás JM, Sanz G, Jiménez-Borreguero LJ, Fuster V
Circulation 2015 Jun 16;131(24):2104-13. Epub 2015 Apr 16 doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.114.014310. PMID: 25882487
Huysman E, Mathieu C
Acta Chir Belg 2009 Oct;109(5):587-94. doi: 10.1080/00015458.2009.11680493. PMID: 19994800
Thenappan T, Ali Raza J, Movahed A
Echocardiography 2008 Feb;25(2):198-207. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-8175.2007.00568.x. PMID: 18269565
Liu PY, Death AK, Handelsman DJ
Endocr Rev 2003 Jun;24(3):313-40. doi: 10.1210/er.2003-0005. PMID: 12788802
Vashist A, Heller EN, Brown EJ Jr, Alhaddad IA
Am Heart J 2002 Apr;143(4):559-64. doi: 10.1067/mhj.2002.120769. PMID: 11923791

Therapy

Benedicto I, Dorado B, Andrés V
Cells 2021 May 11;10(5) doi: 10.3390/cells10051157. PMID: 34064612Free PMC Article
Mishima E, Suzuki T, Ito S
Am J Hypertens 2020 Apr 29;33(5):391-401. doi: 10.1093/ajh/hpaa016. PMID: 31996895
Fernández-Friera L, Peñalvo JL, Fernández-Ortiz A, Ibañez B, López-Melgar B, Laclaustra M, Oliva B, Mocoroa A, Mendiguren J, Martínez de Vega V, García L, Molina J, Sánchez-González J, Guzmán G, Alonso-Farto JC, Guallar E, Civeira F, Sillesen H, Pocock S, Ordovás JM, Sanz G, Jiménez-Borreguero LJ, Fuster V
Circulation 2015 Jun 16;131(24):2104-13. Epub 2015 Apr 16 doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.114.014310. PMID: 25882487
Huysman E, Mathieu C
Acta Chir Belg 2009 Oct;109(5):587-94. doi: 10.1080/00015458.2009.11680493. PMID: 19994800
Liu PY, Death AK, Handelsman DJ
Endocr Rev 2003 Jun;24(3):313-40. doi: 10.1210/er.2003-0005. PMID: 12788802

Prognosis

Saba L, Antignani PL, Gupta A, Cau R, Paraskevas KI, Poredos P, Wasserman B, Kamel H, Avgerinos ED, Salgado R, Caobelli F, Aluigi L, Savastano L, Brown M, Hatsukami T, Hussein E, Suri JS, Mansilha A, Wintermark M, Staub D, Montequin JF, Rodriguez RTT, Balu N, Pitha J, Kooi ME, Lal BK, Spence JD, Lanzino G, Marcus HS, Mancini M, Chaturvedi S, Blinc A
Atherosclerosis 2022 Aug;354:23-40. Epub 2022 Jun 28 doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2022.06.1014. PMID: 35816927
Fernández-Friera L, Peñalvo JL, Fernández-Ortiz A, Ibañez B, López-Melgar B, Laclaustra M, Oliva B, Mocoroa A, Mendiguren J, Martínez de Vega V, García L, Molina J, Sánchez-González J, Guzmán G, Alonso-Farto JC, Guallar E, Civeira F, Sillesen H, Pocock S, Ordovás JM, Sanz G, Jiménez-Borreguero LJ, Fuster V
Circulation 2015 Jun 16;131(24):2104-13. Epub 2015 Apr 16 doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.114.014310. PMID: 25882487
Huysman E, Mathieu C
Acta Chir Belg 2009 Oct;109(5):587-94. doi: 10.1080/00015458.2009.11680493. PMID: 19994800
Roquer J, Segura T, Serena J, Castillo J
Cerebrovasc Dis 2009;27 Suppl 1:25-37. Epub 2009 Apr 3 doi: 10.1159/000200439. PMID: 19342831
Rafnsson SB, Deary IJ, Fowkes FG
Vasc Med 2009 Feb;14(1):51-61. doi: 10.1177/1358863X08095027. PMID: 19144780

Clinical prediction guides

Saba L, Antignani PL, Gupta A, Cau R, Paraskevas KI, Poredos P, Wasserman B, Kamel H, Avgerinos ED, Salgado R, Caobelli F, Aluigi L, Savastano L, Brown M, Hatsukami T, Hussein E, Suri JS, Mansilha A, Wintermark M, Staub D, Montequin JF, Rodriguez RTT, Balu N, Pitha J, Kooi ME, Lal BK, Spence JD, Lanzino G, Marcus HS, Mancini M, Chaturvedi S, Blinc A
Atherosclerosis 2022 Aug;354:23-40. Epub 2022 Jun 28 doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2022.06.1014. PMID: 35816927
Katsanos AH, Giannopoulos S, Kosmidou M, Voumvourakis K, Parissis JT, Kyritsis AP, Tsivgoulis G
Stroke 2014 Jun;45(6):1764-70. Epub 2014 May 1 doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.114.005190. PMID: 24788969
Huysman E, Mathieu C
Acta Chir Belg 2009 Oct;109(5):587-94. doi: 10.1080/00015458.2009.11680493. PMID: 19994800
Rafnsson SB, Deary IJ, Fowkes FG
Vasc Med 2009 Feb;14(1):51-61. doi: 10.1177/1358863X08095027. PMID: 19144780
Liu PY, Death AK, Handelsman DJ
Endocr Rev 2003 Jun;24(3):313-40. doi: 10.1210/er.2003-0005. PMID: 12788802

Recent systematic reviews

Katsanos AH, Giannopoulos S, Kosmidou M, Voumvourakis K, Parissis JT, Kyritsis AP, Tsivgoulis G
Stroke 2014 Jun;45(6):1764-70. Epub 2014 May 1 doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.114.005190. PMID: 24788969
Kadoglou NP, Iliadis F, Liapis CD
Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2008 Mar;35(3):264-72. Epub 2007 Nov 7 doi: 10.1016/j.ejvs.2007.08.022. PMID: 17988901

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