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Thromboangiitis obliterans

  • Alternative Names

    Buerger's disease


    Prevention

    Those with a history of Raynaud's disease or thromboangiitis obliterans should avoid all tobacco use.


    References

    Olin JW. Other peripheral arterial diseases. In: Goldman L, Ausiello D, eds. Cecil Medicine. 23rd ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders Elsevier; 2007: chap 80.