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DOID DOID:1461
Name cholesterol embolism
Definition A vascular disease that is characterized by blood vessel obstruction resulting from the release of cholesterol from the inside of blood vessels along the bloodstream.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cholesterol_embolism
Synonyms

atheroembolism [EXACT]

cholesterol crystal embolism [EXACT]

purple toe syndrome [EXACT]

trash foot [EXACT]

warfarin blue toe syndrome [EXACT]

Xrefs

ICD10CM:I75

ICD9CM:445

MESH:D017700

SNOMEDCT_US_2016_03_01:10690002

UMLS_CUI:C0149649

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is_a vascular disease

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