Aorto-iliac occlusive disease | definition of Aorto-iliac occlusive disease by Medical dictionary
aortoiliac occlusive disease (redirected from Aorto-iliac occlusive disease)
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a·or·to·il·i·ac oc·clu·sive dis·ease
obstruction of the abdominal aorta and its main branches by atherosclerosis.
a·or·to·il·i·ac oc·clu·sive dis·ease (ā-ōr'tō-il'ē-ak ŏ-klū'siv di-zēz')
Obstruction of the abdominal aorta and its main branches by atherosclerosis. aortoiliac occlusive disease atherosclerotic obstruction of the abdominal aorta and its main branches, causing severe lower-limb ischaemia
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That is why in pacients affected by aorto-iliac occlusive disease
, an important parietal and visceral arterial network develops.
Table III shows the results of an epidemiological study of aorto-iliac occlusive disease
in the different population groups in Durban.
When first seen at this clinic in June of 1997, he had been subjected to a series of diagnostic tests on his vascular system that showed moderate aorto-iliac occlusive disease