pulseless disease

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Noun1.pulseless disease - disorder characterized by the absence of a pulse in both arms and in the carotid arteries
arteritis - inflammation of an artery
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Takayasu arteritis, or "pulseless disease," is a rare chronic inflammatory arteriopathy affecting large vessels, such as aorta, its branches, and the main pulmonary artery.
Rapid progression of aortic regurgitation with thoracic aortic aneurysm due to Takayasu arteritis associated with ulcerative colitis.
Takayasu arteritis (TA) is granulomatous vasculitis of the aorta and medium-sized arteries.
They diagnosed LW using available imaging (computed tomography, positron-emission tomography, and magnetic resonance angiography), histology, and Ishikawa or American College of Rheumatology (ACR) criteria of Takayasu arteritis (TA).
(b) positive results in Phase 2 or 3 trial, (c) proof of concept obtained, (d) no positive results in Phase 2 or 3, RA: rheumatoid arthritis, JIA: juvenile idiopathic arthritis, CD: Crohn's disease, UC: ulcerative colitis, AS: ankylosing spondylitis, SpA: spondyloathritis, PS: psoriasis, PsA: psoriatic arthritis, CAPS: cryopyrin associated periodic syndrome, FMF: familial medetrian fever, SLE: systemic lupus erythematosus, pSS: primary Sjogren's syndrome, SSc: systemic sclerosis, CCA: giant cell arthritis, TA: Takayasu arteritis, AAV: ANCA associated vasculitis, AOSD: adult-onset Still's disease
All of the patients had one or more systemic diseases: 37 patients had systemic arterial hypertension, 24 patients had DM, 30 patients had HLP, 24 patients had cardiovascular disease, 13 patients had cerebrovascular disease, and one 15-year-old female had Takayasu arteritis. Thirty-five patients suffered from two or more than two systemic diseases.
Tabayashi, "Surgical management of aortic regurgitation associated with Takayasu arteritis and other forms of aortitis," Annals of Thoracic Surgery, vol.
Bloch et al., "The American College of Rheumatology 1990 criteria for the classification of Takayasu arteritis," Arthritis and Rheumatism, vol.
Fugetto et al., "Updates in pathophysiology, diagnosis and management of takayasu arteritis," Annals of Vascular Surgery, vol.
A different patient group includes those with congenital dysplasia or systemic diseases (Kawasaki disease and Takayasu arteritis) [4, 5].
Aksu, "Management of Takayasu arteritis: a systematic review," Rheumatology, vol.