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Peripheral Arterial Occlusive Disease 1 [Supplementary Concept]

Peripheral arterial occlusive disease (PAOD) results from ATHEROSCLEROSIS of large and medium peripheral arteries, as well as the AORTA and often coexists with CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE and cerebrovascular disease. In addition to risk factors such as smoking, diabetes, hypertension, and HYPERLIPIDEMIA, a genetic factor mapping to chromosome 1p31 has been identified. OMIM: 606787

Date introduced: November 5, 2012

MeSH Unique ID: C564658

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  • Paod1 Peripheral Arterial Occlusive Disease 1
  • peripheral arterial occlusive disease

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