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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
anterior cerebral artery infarction 
arteriosclerosis +   
CADASIL +   
Carotid Artery Injuries +   
carotid artery occlusion  
carotid artery thrombosis  
carotid stenosis +   
Carotid-Cavernous Sinus Fistula 
cerebral amyloid angiopathy +   
cerebral artery occlusion 
Fibromuscular Dysplasia +  
Grange Syndrome  
intracranial aneurysm +   
Leriche Syndrome 
Malignant Atrophic Papulosis 
mesenteric vascular occlusion  
middle cerebral artery infarction  
Moyamoya disease +   
A noninflammatory, progressive occlusion of the intracranial CAROTID ARTERIES and the formation of netlike collateral arteries arising from the CIRCLE OF WILLIS. Cerebral angiogram shows the puff-of-smoke (moyamoya) collaterals at the base of the brain. It is characterized by endothelial HYPERPLASIA and FIBROSIS with thickening of arterial walls. This disease primarily affects children but can also occur in adults.
Peripheral Arterial Occlusive Disease 1  
posterior cerebral artery infarction 
Pulmonary Artery Stenosis 
renal artery obstruction +   
retinal artery occlusion +   
thromboangiitis obliterans  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: MYMY ;   Moya Moya disease ;   Moyamoya Syndrome ;   Primary Moyamoya Disease ;   cerebrovascular Moyamoya disease ;   classic Moyamoya disease ;   primary Moyamoya diseases ;   progressive intracranial arterial occlusion ;   progressive intracranial occlusive arteropathy (Moyamoya) ;   secondary Moyamoya disease
Primary IDs: MESH:D009072
Alternate IDs: RDO:0002727
Xrefs: GARD:7064 ;   ICD10CM:I67.5 ;   ICD9CM:437.5 ;   NCI:C84895 ;   OMIM:PS252350 ;   ORDO:2573 ;   ORDO:280679 ;   ORDO:401945
Definition Sources: MESH:D009072, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moyamoya_disease, http://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/gard/7064/moyamoya-disease/resources/1

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