Term:Takayasu's arteritis
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Accession:DOID:2508 term browser browse the term
Definition:A chronic inflammatory process that affects the AORTA and its primary branches, such as the brachiocephalic artery (BRACHIOCEPHALIC TRUNK) and CAROTID ARTERIES. It results in progressive arterial stenosis, occlusion, and aneurysm formation. The pulse in the arm is hard to detect. Patients with aortitis syndrome often exhibit retinopathy.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Aortic arch arteritis;   Aortic arch syndrome;   Idiopathic aortitis;   Pulseless Disease;   Takayasu Disease;   Takayasu Syndrome;   Takayasu arteritis;   Takayasu's disease;   Takayasus Arteritis;   Young Female Arteritides;   aortitis syndrome;   young female arteritis
 primary_id: MESH:D013625
 alt_id: OMIM:207600;   RDO:0006672
 xref: GARD:7730
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Symbol Object Name JBrowse Chr Start Stop Reference
G Ager advanced glycosylation end product-specific receptor JBrowse link 20 4,363,152 4,366,079 RGD:8695992
G Il2 interleukin 2 JBrowse link 2 123,847,150 123,851,854 RGD:8663467
G Mmp3 matrix metallopeptidase 3 JBrowse link 8 5,676,608 5,698,579 RGD:8693315
G Mmp9 matrix metallopeptidase 9 JBrowse link 3 161,413,410 161,421,473 RGD:8693315
G Nos2 nitric oxide synthase 2 JBrowse link 10 66,188,290 66,221,621 RGD:11554173

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  disease 14823
    syndrome 4218
      Takayasu's arteritis 5
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  disease 14823
    disease of anatomical entity 13997
      cardiovascular system disease 4055
        vascular disease 3038
          artery disease 1963
            aortic disease 164
              Aortic Arch Syndromes 5
                Takayasu's arteritis 5
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