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Glossary for Artery inflammation

Medical terms related to Artery inflammation or mentioned in this section include:

  • Arterial obstruction: Obstruction to the flow of blood due to fatty plaque deposition on the intimal layer of the vessel wall and aggregation of platelets.
  • Artery burning sensation: Abnormal sensations in the arterial wall which may be due to an autoimmune response.
  • Artery conditions: Any conditions affecting arteries
  • Artery infection: Inflammation of the tunica adventia, tunica media and tunica intima.
  • Artery numbness: Abnormal sensations in the arterial wall which may be due to an autoimmune response.
  • Artery redness: Inflammation of the tunica adventia, tunica media and tunica intima.
  • Artery stiffness: stiffness of the vessel wall due to loss of elasticity or athermatous plaque deposit.
  • Artery symptoms: Symptoms affecting the arteries (large blood vessels)
  • Blood vessel symptoms: Symptoms affecting the blood vessels
  • Circulation symptoms: Symptoms affecting the circulatory system
  • Inflammatory symptoms: Symptoms related to inflammation.
  • Kawasaki disease: A childhood illness that generally affects the skin, mouth and lymph nodes.
  • Raynaud's phenomenon: A condition where the body extremities sweat and turn blue and cold. Exposure to cold, emotional stress and smoking may trigger the condition. Also known as acrocyanosis.
  • Scleroderma, systemic: A rare autoimmune connective tissue disease where the body attacks parts of the body and causes scarring and thickness of the tissue. In the systemic form, the skin and organs are involved.
  • Takayasu arteritis: A chronic inflammation of the large blood vessels leading from the aorta which results in lack of pulse in the arms and the carotid arteries, transient paraplegia and blindness and atrophy of the facial muscles. Also called Takayasu's disease, pulseless disease, brachiocephgalic arteritis or aortic arch syndrome.
  • Temporal arteritis: Inflamed head artery causing headache.
  • Vasculitis: A condition which is characterized by inflammation to blood vessels
  • Wegener's granulomatosis: A rare disease involving blood vessel inflammation which can affect the blood flow to various tissues and organs and hence cause damage. The respiratory system and the kidneys are the main systems affected.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Artery inflammation:

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