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Leriche Syndrome Summary

Description: A condition caused by occlusion of terminal aorta, the primary branches of the ABDOMINAL AORTA, as in aortoiliac obstruction. Leriche syndrome usually occurs in males and is characterized by IMPOTENCE, absence of a pulse in the femoral arteries, weakness and numbness in the lower back, buttocks, hips, and lower limbs.

Also Known As: Leriche's Syndrome; Leriches Syndrome; Syndrome, Leriche; Syndrome, Leriche's

Networked: 68 relevant articles (2 outcomes, 0 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Leriche Syndrome

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Vasodilator Agents (Vasodilators) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  2. ropivacaine (Naropin) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 3 Generic
  3. Polytetrafluoroethylene (Teflon) : 2 results : FDA 1
  4. glucuronyl glucosamine glycan sulfate (Vessel) : 2 results : IBA
  5. Tea : 1 result : IBA
  6. Streptokinase : 1 result : FDA 1
  7. Purines : 1 result : IBA
  8. Proteins (Proteins, Gene) : 1 result : IBA
  9. Polyethylene Terephthalates (Polyethylene Terephthalate) : 1 result : IBA
  10. Methysergide (Sansert) : 1 result : FDA 1
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Diseases Related to Leriche Syndrome

  1. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
  2. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  3. Thrombosis (Thrombus)
  4. Pathologic Constriction (Stenosis)
  5. Aneurysm (Aneurysms)
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Key Therapies for Leriche Syndrome

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  1. Laparotomy : 1 outcome in 3 results
  2. Analgesia : 1 outcome in 1 result
  3. Transplants (Transplant) : 13 results
  4. Prostheses and Implants (Prosthesis) : 7 results
  5. Endarterectomy (Thromboendarterectomy) : 7 results
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