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DOID DOID:0050644
Name arterial calcification of infancy
Definition 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.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Idiopathic_infantile_arterial_calcification, http://www.omim.org/entry/208000
Xrefs

GARD:8380

MESH:C537440

OMIM:208000

OMIM:614473

ORDO:51608

Subsets

DO_rare_slim

Synonyms

generalized arterial calcification of infancy [EXACT]

idiopathic infantile arterial calcification [EXACT]

infantile arteriosclerosis [EXACT]

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is_a vascular disease

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