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 DeCS Categories

A07 Cardiovascular System .
A07.231 Blood Vessels .
A07.231.114 Arteries .
A07.231.114.745 Renal Artery .
C12 Male Urogenital Diseases .
C12.777 Urologic Diseases .
C12.777.419 Kidney Diseases .
C12.777.419.775 Renal Artery Obstruction .
C13 Female Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications .
C13.351 Female Urogenital Diseases .
C13.351.968 Urologic Diseases .
C13.351.968.419 Kidney Diseases .
C13.351.968.419.775 Renal Artery Obstruction .
C14 Cardiovascular Diseases .
C14.907 Vascular Diseases .
C14.907.137 Arterial Occlusive Diseases .
C14.907.137.727 Renal Artery Obstruction .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Renal Artery .
Arteries, Renal .
Artery, Renal .
Renal Arteries .
A branch of the abdominal aorta which supplies the kidneys, adrenal glands and ureters. .
Renal Artery Obstruction .
Obstruction, Renal Artery .
Obstructions, Renal Artery .
Renal Artery Obstructions .
Renal Artery Stenoses .
Stenoses, Renal Artery .
Stenosis, Renal Artery .
Renal Artery Stenosis .
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). .