DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for arterial tortuosity syndrome

Arterial tortuosity syndrome [DOID:0050645]

A vascular disease that is characterized by generalized calcification of the arterial internal elastic lamina, leading to rupture of the lamina and occlusive changes in the tunica intima with stenosis and decreased elasticity of the vessel wall.

Synonyms:  arterial tortuosity syndrome,  arterial tortuosity disease,  arterial tortuosity disorder,  DOID:0050645

Linkouts:  OMIM