what are the causes and treatment for buergers disease and d
What are the causes and treatment for buergers disease and deep vein thrombosis and difference between the two
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Buerger' s disease (thromboangiitis obliterans) is a rare disease of the arteries and veins in the arms and legs. In Buerger' s disease, your blood vessels become inflamed, swell and can become blocked with blood clots (thrombi). This eventually damages or destroys skin tissues and may lead to infection and gangrene. Buerger' s disease usually first shows in your hands and feet and may eventually affect larger areas of your arms and legs. ... Read more
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DR H●●●L A●●●D Neurology
The exact cause of Buerger' s disease is unknown. While tobacco use clearly plays a role in the development of Buerger' s disease, it' s not clear how it does so. Experts suspect that some people may have a genetic predisposition to the disease. It' s also possible that the disease is caused by an autoimmune response in which the body' s immune system mistakenly attacks healthy tissue.
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