Ayerza syndrome


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A·yer·za syn·drome

(ah-yār'shah),
sclerosis of the pulmonary arteries in chronic cor pulmonale; associated with severe cyanosis, it is a condition resembling polycythemia vera but resulting from primary pulmonary arteriosclerosis or primary pulmonary hypertension and characterized by plexiform lesions of arterioles.

A·yer·za syn·drome

(ah-yer'sah sin'drōm)
Sclerosis of the pulmonary arteries in chronic cor pulmonale; associated with severe cyanosis, it is a condition resembling polycythemia vera but resulting from primary pulmonary arteriosclerosis or primary pulmonary hypertension and characterized by plexiform lesions of arterioles.

Ayerza,

Abel, Argentinian physician, 1861-1918.
Ayerza-Arrillaga disease - Synonym(s): Ayerza syndrome
Ayerza disease - Synonym(s): Ayerza syndrome
Ayerza syndrome - sclerosis of the pulmonary arteries in chronic cor pulmonale. Synonym(s): Ayerza-Arrillaga disease; Ayerza disease; cardiopathia nigra; plexogenic pulmonary arteriopathy