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Renal Artery Obstruction

"Renal Artery Obstruction" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Narrowing or occlusion of the RENAL ARTERY or arteries. It is due usually to ATHEROSCLEROSIS; FIBROMUSCULAR DYSPLASIA; THROMBOSIS; EMBOLISM, or external pressure. The reduced renal perfusion can lead to renovascular hypertension (HYPERTENSION, RENOVASCULAR).


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Renal Artery Obstruction" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Renal Artery Obstruction" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 141 publications over 29 distinct years, with a maximum of 12 publications in 2005
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.