Possible Causes for Leriche Syndrome in USA

  • Paradoxical Embolism
    Leriche Syndrome
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    Leriche Syndrome

    An aneurysm is a localized bulge in the wall of an artery to about 50% or more of its original diameter. It can occur in a number of vessels and when it happens in the abdominal part of the aorta, it is called an abdominal aortic aneurysm. Most cases are usually asymptomatic until they expand considerably or…[1]

  • Arteriosclerosis
    Leriche Syndrome

    Arteriosclerosis is defined as the pathological condition in which the walls of arteries thicken, harden and lose their elasticity. There is not a clinical manifestation for arteriosclerosis until plaques begin to seriously reduce blood flow to a main organ. Obviously, the nature of the clinical signs depends on the organ…[2]

  • Diabetes Mellitus
    Leriche Syndrome

    Diabetes mellitus is a common metabolic disorder of multiple etiology, characterized by chronic hyperglycaemia with disturbances of carbohydrate, fat and protein metabolism due to defects in insulin secretion, insulin action, or both. There are four main types of diabetes mellitus: type 1 diabetes mellitus, type 2…[3]

  • Aortic Arteriosclerosis
    Leriche Syndrome
  • Atrial Fibrillation
    Leriche Syndrome

    Atrial fibrillation is a clinical condition characterized by a rapid and irregularly regular atrial rhythm of the heart. This usually presents as palpitations, dyspnea, dizziness, fatigue, and weakness among afflicted patients. The irregular atrial rhythm in atrial fibrillation raises the risk for embolic stroke among…[4]

  • Accelerated Atherosclerosis
    Leriche Syndrome
  • Acute Superior Mesenteric Artery Insufficiency
    Leriche Syndrome
  • Atrial Myxoma
    Leriche Syndrome

    An atrial myxoma (AM) is a primary cardiac tumor located in one of the atria of the heart. This benign neoplasm most frequently affects the left atrium. Symptoms manifest due to limited heart function or even heart failure and thus include orthopnea and dyspnea, paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea, but also pulmonary…[5]

  • Coronary Arteriosclerosis
    Leriche Syndrome

    Coronary artery disease (CAD), also known as ischemic heart disease (IHD), is a group of diseases that includes: stable angina, unstable angina, myocardial infarction, and sudden cardiac death. It is within the group of cardiovascular diseases of which it is the most common type. A common symptom is chest pain or…[6]

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  1. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Symptoma
  2. Arteriosclerosis, Symptoma
  3. Diabetes Mellitus, Symptoma
  4. Atrial Fibrillation, Symptoma
  5. Atrial Myxoma, Symptoma
  6. Wikipedia: Coronary artery disease, CC-BY-SA-3.0