Submit Data |  Help |  Video Tutorials |  News |  Publications |  FTP Download |  REST API |  Citing RGD |  Contact   

Ontology Browser

Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
arteriosclerosis +   
Carotid Artery Injuries +   
carotid artery occlusion  
carotid artery thrombosis  
carotid stenosis +   
Narrowing or stricture of any part of the CAROTID ARTERIES, most often due to atherosclerotic plaque formation. Ulcerations may form in atherosclerotic plaques and induce THROMBUS formation. Platelet or cholesterol emboli may arise from stenotic carotid lesions and induce a TRANSIENT ISCHEMIC ATTACK; CEREBROVASCULAR ACCIDENT; or temporary blindness (AMAUROSIS FUGAX). (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp 822-3)
Carotid-Cavernous Sinus Fistula 
Fibromuscular Dysplasia +  
Grange Syndrome  
Leriche Syndrome 
Malignant Atrophic Papulosis 
mesenteric vascular occlusion  
Moyamoya disease +   
Peripheral Arterial Occlusive Disease 1  
Pulmonary Artery Stenosis 
renal artery obstruction +   
retinal artery occlusion +   
thromboangiitis obliterans  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Carotid Artery Narrowing ;   Carotid Artery Narrowings ;   Carotid Artery Plaque ;   Carotid Artery Plaques ;   Carotid Artery Stenoses ;   Carotid Artery Stenosis ;   Carotid Artery Ulcerating Plaque ;   Carotid Occlusive Disease ;   Carotid Stenoses ;   Carotid Ulcer ;   Carotid Ulcers ;   Common Carotid Artery Stenosis ;   External Carotid Artery Stenosis ;   Internal Carotid Artery Stenosis
Related Synonyms: Carotid Stenosis, Susceptibility To
Primary IDs: MESH:D016893
Alternate IDs: RDO:0007010
Xrefs: NCI:C95804
Definition Sources: MESH:D016893

paths to the root

NHLBI Logo

RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.