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Arterial obstruction

Arterial obstruction: Introduction

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. See detailed information below for a list of 10 causes of Arterial obstruction, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Arterial obstruction:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Arterial obstruction. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Arterial obstruction

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Arterial obstruction: Symptom Checker

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Arterial obstruction Treatments

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Arterial obstruction: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Arterial obstruction may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Misdiagnosis and Arterial obstruction

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Arterial obstruction: Related Rare Diseases

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Arterial obstruction: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Arterial obstruction

The list below shows some of the causes of Arterial obstruction mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Arterial obstruction?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Arterial obstruction. Of the 10 causes of Arterial obstruction that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 8 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Arterial obstruction:

The following list of conditions have 'Arterial obstruction' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Medical Conditions associated with Arterial obstruction:

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